DUI Driver Arrested after Car Overturns on Silverado Trail north of Napa
NAPA, CA (June 14, 2021) – Pierre Rohel was arrested in a DUI crash on Silverado Trail in Napa Sunday last week, June 6.
The crash happened around 4:30 p.m., just south of Yountville Cross Road. According to the California Highway Patrol, the 31-year-old San Francisco man was driving a Lexus southbound when he turned the steering wheel to the right. The process caused the car to leave the roadway and overturn.
As a result, Rohel and his two passengers all sustained injuries from the crash. Paramedics transported the passengers to Queen of the Valley Medical Center for treatment.
Meanwhile, police arrested Rohel for a possible charge of felony DUI causing injury. They booked him into the Napa County jail where bail was set at $100,000.
An investigation is ongoing.
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