Santa Ana: Suspected DUI Driver Collides With Apartment Building

07.14.2019 | 3:03 AM | SANTA ANA – A suspected DUI driver was under arrest after colliding with an apartment building, Sunday morning.

Authorities responded to reports of a traffic collision involving a building in the 1600 block of North Flower Street around 3:03 AM.

Units arriving on scene found a vehicle resting against an apartment building.

Firefighter paramedics evaluated the male driver on scene but he refused treatment.

The damage to the building was not structural and residents were not evacuated.

Initial reports indicate the driver of the vehicle was traveling northbound when he lost control and struck a tree before coming to rest against the apartment building.

Officers were investigating the role of drugs and alcohol in the crash.

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