Suspected DUI Driver Flips Car Along Philadelphia Street

A suspected intoxicated driver flipped his car along a city street overnight, according to Philadelphia Police.

The driver lost control of his car along E Juniata Street near Salmon Street around in the Bridesburg section of the city around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.

The out-of-control car smashed into a parked car before flipping onto its roof, according to police on the scene.

The driver suffered bumps and bruises that required treatment at Aria Health – Torresdale. Police said the unidentified driver should recover.

Investigators suspected DUI.

A tow truck got the car upright and took it away from the scene early Tuesday.

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