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Impaired Driver Runs off Bridge on Purdon Road

A suspected drunk driver ran off a bridge and survived. CHP Public Information Officer Marc Morrison says a 27 year old Nevada City man lost control of his 1981 Ford pickup on Purdon Road on Friday evening.  Officer Morrison says the driver ran off the road and down a embankment into a ditch.  when the officer spoke with the driver, the officer determined the driver was under the influence.
Click here to listen to Officer Marc Morrison

The driver was taken into custody for driving on a suspended license and driving under the influence.

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