Driver Crashes into Rotary Skatepark

A driver driving under the influence lost control of their vehicle and crashed into the Rotary Skatepark early morning on Friday, Nov. 8. (Caitie Kenney/Clovis Roundup)

At 2 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 8, a vehicle lost control and struck the fence surrounding Clovis’ Rotary Skatepark, located inside Letterman Park on Villa Avenue between Bullard and Barstow Avenues.

Damage occurred to the fencing on the east side of the skate park, facing Villa Ave. The driver of the vehicle was arrested at the scene for driving under the influence.

Crews are currently working to repair the damage, the skate park will be reopen Saturday, Nov. 9. 

Rotary Skatepark is a popular spot for locals to enjoy many types of skating and BMX activities. 

For more information, call (559) 324-2780.