Getting arrested for DUI might be very costly. Even a first-time DUI offense can imply $13,000 in fines and penalties, in addition to dropping your insurance coverage and having your license suspended.
Patch.com stories that one individual has been injured, and a Rohner Park motorist was arrested on suspicion of driving inebriated after a head-on collision in Petaluma on Saturday.
Petaluma Police took 25-year-old Adelberto Chavezarias of Rohnert Park into custody for his position within the crash.
In accordance with the Petaluma Police Division assertion launched earlier this week, at roughly 10:00 p.m., Chavezarias was heading northbound North McDowell Boulevard and collided his automobile head-on with a southbound motorist. The crash resulted in “main entrance finish harm” and airbag deployment for each automobiles.
Firefighters and paramedics had been referred to as to the scene of the crash. The driving force of the southbound automobile was taken to an space hospital for remedy of average accidents. Their present situation was not launched on the time of the report.
Chavezarias suffered solely minor accidents.
Cops administered a collection of subject sobriety assessments and decided that Chavezarias was DUI on the time of the crash. He was positioned beneath arrest for felony DUI inflicting harm and booked into Sonoma County Jail.
Petaluma officers say that the variety of DUI have notably elevated in Petaluma prior to now yr. As of January of 2022, there have been 15 DUI crashes and 5 DUI arrests. In 2021, there have been 5 DUI arrests and no DUI crashes.
“Should you plan on ingesting or taking drugs which will impression your potential to drive safely, plan on staying at house,” Police mentioned.