Petaluma drunk driver takes out gentle pole, arrested for DUI

(KRON) — A person who police say crashed into a light-weight pole in Petaluma and precipitated it to break down early Friday morning has been arrested for DUI, the Petaluma Police Division mentioned. Petaluma PD officers had been dispatched to Petaluma Boulevard South at Crystal Lake at round 12:29 a.m. on a report of a solo car collision.

Arriving on the scene, officers had been knowledgeable {that a} car had crashed into the roundabout. The collision precipitated harm to a light-weight pole resulting in it collapse, in line with police.

Officers made contact with the motive force of the car, later recognized as Eric Miller. Miller confirmed goal indicators of alcohol impairment, in line with police. He was arrested for DUI.

Previous to being taken to the Sonoma County Jail, Miller underwent a breathalyzer which indicated his blood alcohol content material was .23%, over twice the authorized restrict.

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