Friday
September
19
2014
12:50 am
Weather

  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 

Check out our archive of Dining Guides - Yum!

Woman, 20, arrested for DUI following crash Saturday night
May 28, 2014, 05:00 AM

A 20-year-old San Francisco woman was arrested Saturday night for driving under the influence in South San Francisco following a crash, police said.

Maria Cruz-Montiel was driving a 2005 Toyota Camry at about 11:15 p.m. when her vehicle struck a street light pole in the 1300 block of Mission Road in South San Francisco, police said.

Witnesses said the vehicle was seen traveling between 60 mph to 80 mph on Evergreen Drive approaching the intersection with Mission Road prior to the collision.

Cruz-Montiel was speeding and failed to negotiate the turn, striking the curb on the western side of Mission Road. The vehicle then struck a light pole head-on.

The driver escaped unharmed, but her vehicle was badly damaged, police said.

When police made contact with Cruz-Montiel, she displayed signs of intoxication. After further investigation, police determined that she was under the influence of alcohol.

Additionally, Cruz-Montiel is under the legal age to consume alcohol and was unlicensed at the time of the crash.

She was arrested and booked into the San Mateo County Jail.

 

 

Tags: police, montiel, vehicle, mission, under, francisco,


Other stories from today:

 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  |  Bookmark and Share
<< Back
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
What do you think of Larry Ellison stepping down as CEO of Oracle?

It will still be his company
Time to pass the baton
It will give him more time for other pursuits
Don't care

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Ellison steps aside as Oracle CEO
SAN FRANCISCO — Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison is stepping aside as CEO after 37 years at the hel..
Man arrested in fast-growing California wildfire
CAMINO — A man has been charged with deliberately starting a Northern California wildfire that has..
Senate next after House backs Obama on rebel aid
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's request for congressional backing to train and arm Syrian re..
Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot
SYDNEY — Police on Thursday said they thwarted a plot to carry out beheadings in Australia by supp..
Average U.S. 30-year mortgage rate at 4.23 percent
WASHINGTON — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates surged this week, marking their largest one-wee..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2014 San Mateo Daily Journal
Woodside news