Man Driving Stolen Vehicle Seriously Injured in Crash

A local man who was driving a stolen vehicle while under the influence was seriously injured in a crash. The solo-vehicle crash happened Friday morning, when 47-year-old Jerry L. Thorpe, of Nice, lost control while going west on Highway 20, east of Bender Drive in Lucerne. Thorpe was flown by the REACH 7 air ambulance to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital for treatment.