Marin Car Crash Leads To Albany Man’s DUI Arrest

SAN ANSELMO (CBS SF) — An 18-year-old Albany man was arrested early Sunday morning on suspicion of a hit and run crash in San Anselmo while driving under the influence.

Police responded at 2 a.m. to a report of a driver fleeing after crashing his vehicle into a fire hydrant near Sir Francis Drake Boulevard and Broadmoor Avenue.

Officers spotted a stopped car with noticeable front and side damage nearby.

They conducted a DUI investigation and determined the 18-year-old was responsible for the hydrant collision before arresting him.

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  • S. Knight

    There aren’t any streets called Sir Francis Drake Boulevard and Broadmoor Avenue in Albany, CA.

    • Dr. Doom

      All the reporting is done offshore now, primarily from India, so they don’t know the difference…

  • BOB

    We ALL wish they would HURRY UP and take you OUT!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Streetsblog San Francisco » Today’s Headlines

    […] Albany Driver Arrested for DUI, Crashing Into Hydrant (CBS 5) […]

  • Emilie Raguso, Albany Patch

    This actually happened in San Anselmo, according to Bay City News.

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