Driver overdoses, crashes in Wilkes-Barre

Two men suffered minor injuries in a car crash after the driver overdosed Wednesday morning.

Officials tell FOX56 it happened around 8:45 a.m. off of East Mountain Boulevard in Wilkes-Barre.

The driver was seen taken away on a stretcher.

The passenger was arrested on DUI, possession of paraphernalia, and tampering with evidence, according to authorities.

It is unknown if they were wearing seat belts.

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