Wrong Way Driver Facing Charges in Head-on Collision
A man is facing vehicular assault charges after allegedly driving the wrong way on I-82 and crashing into another car head-on. Police say that Justin Newhouse (27) entered the freeway traveling west on eastbound lanes when he crashed into another car head-on according to news reports.
They had to shut down both lanes so they could clean up after the crash. Both drivers were taken to a local hospital but Newhouse is facing felony vehicular assault charges. Police think drugs or alcohol may have played a part in the crash.