Oroville driver arrested on suspicion of DUI after hitting pedestrian

Jul 19, 2015 6:24 PM by News Staff

A man was taken to a hospital after he was hit by a truck Saturday night in Thermalito.
The California Highway Patrol got the call just after 9:00 p.m. at 12th Street and Nevada Avenue.
According to CHP, the pedestrian, 32-year-old Mr. Bergstrom of Oroville, was found lying in the road and was unresponsive.
Officers say Bergstrom suffered major injuries and was life flighted to Enloe Medical Center.
Officers located the driver of the Ford F-150 29-year-old Miss. Willin from Oroville, who was under the influence of alcohol.
She was arrested for DUI and booked into the Butte County Jail.
Both driver and victims first name was not provided.
Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call the Oroville CHP office at (530) 538-2700


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