SALINAS (BCN) – A 42-year-old man was arrested Sunday afternoon on suspicion of driving under the influence and child endangerment after crashing a car into an apartment in Salinas, police said.
Officers responded to the wreck just after 3 p.m. in the 1700 block of Independence Boulevard where they found the suspect, Mario Rojas, still inside the vehicle.READ MORE: PG&E Stock Dip Impacting Fortunes of Past Wildfire Victims
Police said a 4-year-old child, who was in the backseat and wasn’t restrained, suffered a minor injury.READ MORE: VIDEO: Wind-Whipped Dixie Fire Ignites Homes In Greenville; Fire Crews 'Going Into Life Threat Mode'
The apartment’s residents were not in the room where the crash occurred and weren’t injured.
Rojas was arrested on suspicion of DUI and child endangerment.MORE NEWS: COVID: Case Surge From Delta Variant Leading to Health Care Worker Fatigue
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