Two Serious Crashes At Austin Bluffs Near Union

We have new information about a pair of car accidents where drivers in both crashes were going the wrong way.

They both happened last night on Austin Bluffs near Union.

In the first crash police say the driver of the Mazda was going too fast and couldn't handle the curve. The car crossed into oncoming traffic and hit a Honda.

The drivers in both cars had serious injuries.

The second crash happened minutes later. The driver of a Nissan was going east in the westbound lane and hit a pickup truck.

The driver is charged with DUI. There were only minor injuries in the second crash.