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Suspected DUI in dramatic rollover crash caught on camera in Colorado Springs

Published: Mar. 31, 2021 at 7:11 PM MDT|Updated: Mar. 31, 2021 at 10:12 PM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - At least two people were trapped in a vehicle following a rollover crash in Colorado Springs Wednesday night.

The Colorado Springs Fire Department was called to the scene just before 7 p.m. A vehicle had rolled and gone into a yard at Jetwing Place and Jetwing Drive.

According to Colorado Springs Police, the driver may have been under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time of the crash. The driver, 22-year-old Mikaela O’Rorke, and a passenger were taken to the hospital. Both are expected to survive. O’Rorke is suspected of driving under the influence and was arrested.

Investigators believe O’Rorke struck a utility box before overturning into a privacy fence off the roadway. Traffic was impacted for about 2 1/2 hours.

A neighbor caught the crash on surveillance video you. You can watch the video at the top of this article.

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