Two injured following a single vehicle rollover crash near east side

Dane County dispatch suspects the crash is related to drag racing.
Published: Sep. 25, 2021 at 10:34 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 25, 2021 at 10:46 PM CDT
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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - A single vehicle rollover crash led to injuries and lane closures, Dane County dispatch confirmed Saturday night.

According to an incident report, around 10:04 p.m. Madison police responded to the intersection of East Washington and North Blair street for a rollover crash.

Once on scene, officers found a four car crash with an SUV on its roof.

Two people were taken to a local area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The crash investigation determined that 20-year-old Christofer Huerta was racing another vehicle on East Washington Ave approaching Blair street.

Huerta was unable to stop for red light causing him to hit the SUV that was traveling on Blair street.

Officials say, Huerta was arrested for a OWI and second-degree recklessly endangering safety.

Dispatch suspects the crash is related to drag racing.

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