A 36-year-old Des Moines man was taken into police custody after he crashed into a local nightclub, injuring a woman and sending her to a local hospital on Saturday, March 14.
The police report said that the man was traveling at a high rate of speed southbound on Southwest Seventh Street at around 10 p.m. that night. According to witnesses, the man drove through a red light and hit a parked car, which then hit a woman. His car then continued into the nightclub.
The man, on the other hand, said he was driving along the left lane on Southwest Seventh Street when another vehicle forced him into the right lane, causing him to lose control of the vehicle and crash into the nightclub.
He was arrested on intoxication related charges.
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