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Police: Drunk driver crashes into apartment buildings

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A truck is seen following an alleged drunk-driving crash at some apartments off Ashe Road in Bakersfield, Calif. The crash occurred around 11:45 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. (KBAK/KBFX photo/Johnny Guillen)
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — An allegedly drunk driver crashed into two apartment buildings Wednesday night.

Michael Pennington, 33, was southbound on the 2500 block of Ashe Road when he lost control just before midnight, police said.

Pennington suffered moderate injuries, but no one in the apartments was injured.

He was arrested and taken to a hospital for treatment of his wounds.