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Clearlake Man Suspected of DUI After Crashing Into Tree Leaving Passenger with Major Injuries

The following is a press release issued by the California Highway Patrol. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:

[This is a stock image taken by Matt LaFever, not an image of the incident]

On 12/04/2022 at approximately 0425 hours, Party #1, (Grivette) was driving a 2006 Ford F-250 (Vehicle #1) northbound on New Long Valley Road, approximately 1850 feet south of Pomo Trail, with Passenger #1 (Schoenahl) and Passenger #2 (Mcmullen), at an unknown speed. Due to his intoxication, P-1 lost control of Vehicle #1 and drove off the east road edge of New Long Valley Road. Consequently the front right of Vehicle #1 crashed into a tree. As a result of the crash, the driver of Vehicle #1 sustained minor injuries and Passenger #1 and #2 sustained major injuries and were transported to Clearlake Adventist Health. Passenger #1 and Passenger #2 were not wearing their seat-belts at the time of the crash. Party #1 was placed under arrest for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.


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