SSFPD Media Release: Drunk Driver Arrested After Crashing and Injuring Other Driver

South San Francisco, CA   July 11, 2016  Submitted by SSFPD SSFPD logo color

On 07/09/2016 at approximately 2152 hours, Patricia Webster was driving her vehicle on Marina Boulevard in South San Francisco when she collided head-on with another vehicle. The other driver sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Webster was contacted at the scene and officers quickly determined she was under the influence of alcoholic beverages. Webster initially submitted to a series of sobriety tests, however she failed to cooperate with the investigation and assaulted an officer. Webster was arrested for felony DUI, battery on a police officer, and resisting/obstructing/delaying an investigation. Webster was transported to the San Mateo County Jail where she was booked on the listed charges.

 

Drivers are reminded that drugs and alcohol can significantly alter a driver’s ability to function while behind the wheel. South San Francisco Police Department officers that are specially trained in recognizing symptoms exhibited by persons under the influence of alcohol or drugs (especially while operating motor vehicles). If you drive while under the influence of alcohol or any drug (including marijuana) you risk incarceration, significant fines, and driver license suspension. The South San Francisco Police Department reminds you that it is not worth your life or the lives of those in our community. Do not drive while using alcohol or drugs.

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