A five-car crash at East Shaw and Willow avenues in Clovis left several people injured early Monday morning.
Clovis police responded around 6:40 a.m. to the collision that stopped southbound traffic on Willow north of Shaw until about 8 a.m. Officers determined Garrett Batrich, 24, of Fresno was driving a black Hyundai Elantra under the influence of prescription drugs. Batrich was arrested and booked into Clovis Jail.
Many drivers and passengers involved in the crash complained of pain. Airbags deployed in many of the vehicles. Some people chose to go to the hospital but no one was seriously hurt, police said.