Dinuba man arrested for causing two drunken injury hit-and-runs, police say


A 23-year-old man was arrested as a suspect in two drunken injury hit-and-runs Saturday.

On Saturday around 10:05 p.m., Visalia Police Department received a report regarding an injury hit-and-run in the area of Ben Maddox Way and Noble Avenue.

Two minutes later, another report of a injury hit-and-run came in at Lovers Lane and Mineral King Avenue.

A witness of the second hit-and-run contacted dispatch and said they were following the suspect vehicle in the area of Douglas Avenue and Palm Street.

When officers arrived, they stopped the suspect vehicle and learned the driver was involved in the two hit-and-runs.

However, detectives learned there was a third collision at Pinkham Street and Noble Avenue, which resulted in property damage.

The driver was identified as 23-year-old Henry Raygoza Jr. of Dinuba.

He was booked into the Tulare County Adult Pre-trail Facility for felony DUI and felony hit-and-run.

The occupants of the vehicles that were hit suffered minor to moderate injuries and are all expected to recover.

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