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DuBois man serious injured in Penfield crash, possible DUI

Huston Township, PA – A DuBois man is left with serious injuries after a crash near Penfield, potentially due to being under the influence of controlled substances.

28-year-old Brandon Perine had been driving his Acura RSX on Mountain Run Road in Huston Township around 12:43 a.m. early last Thursday morning, Aug. 12.

He lost control, went off the roadway, and struck a tree.

Perine suffered internal injuries and was flown to UPMC Altoona.

Although the injuries were serious, they were fortunately not life-threatening. He had been wearing a seat belt.

He was suspected of being under the influence, and a preliminary urine test showed signs of methamphetamines, opiates, and marijuana. Charges are still pending the official results.

Click Here to read the online police report. (You’ll need to scroll down to page 5 to see this specific report.)