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DATE/TIME: September 1, 2018, at 8:04 p.m.

INCIDENT: Driving Under the Influence – Traffic Accident with Injury

LOCATION: Old Pond Road @ Smith Road, Needles

SUSPECT(S): Andrew Weekly, 27-years-old, Resident of Needles

VICTIM(S): Confidential


SUMMARY: On Saturday, September 1, 2018, at 8:04 p.m., deputies were dispatched to a single vehicle traffic collision in the area of East Broadway and Smith Road. Deputies located the collision on Old Pond Road and Smith Road. Both the driver, Weekly, and the passenger had been ejected from the vehicle.  The San Bernardino County Fire Department and Baker Ambulance arrived and tended to the injured. Both subjects were transported to a local hospital and were airlifted to Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada. Alcohol appears to be a factor in the collision. 

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with additional information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Needles Sheriff’s Station at (760) 326-9200.  Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at

Refer:                     Deputies Weinald or Blackard.

Station:                  Colorado River Station

Phone No.             (760) 326-9200

Case No.                211800897 & 211800898

JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department