Drunk driver hits two people pushing car that ran out of gas

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — Two people were injured after a drunk driver hit them while they were pushing their car on the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 in Marysville, Washington.

KOMO-TV reports the crash happened a little before 2:30 a.m. on Sunday.

The State Patrol says a car ran out of gas in the right lane, prompting two people to push the vehicle when a drunk driver hit them.

The crash left one woman in the hospital with life-threatening injuries. The other was treated at the scene.

The drunk driver has been arrested for vehicular assault.