GARDENA ( — Two drivers were critically injured in a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of Normandie Avenue and Artesia Boulevard early Sunday morning, Gardena police said.

A vehicle making a left turn from eastbound Artesia Boulevard was struck by a vehicle heading south on Normandie at 3:19 a.m., according to Gardena police Lt. Vicinete Osorio. The two vehicles then hit a third, he said.

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Osorio told City News Service that “a traffic collision and DUI investigation are being conducted.”

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