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Derek Fisher, former Lakers guard, arrested on suspicion of DUI

By CBS News 3:35 PM June 4, 2017

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. — Former Los Angeles Lakers guard and ex-New York Knicks head couch Derek Fisher has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving following a crash on the 101 Freeway, officials said.

The California Highway Patrol said in a news release, according to CBS Los Angeles, that the 42-year-old was traveling northbound on the thoroughfare just east of the 405 Freeway interchange when he veered to the right and onto the paved right shoulder.

Authorities said Fisher’s vehicle — a 2015 Cadillac — continued across the right shoulder, and collided with the raised concrete curb and guardrail, and overturned.

The crash unfolded just after 3 a.m. Sunday in Sherman Oaks.

After the crash, Fisher and Gloria Govan, who was a passenger in the vehicle and is a former “Basketball Wives” reality star, were assisted out of the vehicle.

No injuries were reported.

Officials said a DUI evaluation was conducted on Fisher, and he was subsequently arrested without incident.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash.

Read more at CBSNews.com.

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