WLPO has more details on the serious accident that happened at Route 251 and May Road just after 5 o'clock Monday morning.
Peru Police Chief Doug Bernabei tells us that it looks like a northbound vehicle blew through a red light and broadsided a car turning left onto May Road. Officers at the scene described at least one disabled vehicle and one person in custody. The chief confirms that the driver who ran the light is at IVCH and under arrest for DUI. Two people from the other vehicle were taken to St. Margaret’s Hospital with significant but not life-threatening injuries. The scene had been cleaned up quickly, within the hour.