Police Arrest DUI Driver after Car Crashes into Pool at Sanger Community Center
SANGER, CA (June 30, 2022) – Police arrested a woman after a DUI crash at Sanger Community Center on Wednesday evening.
The crash happened around 8:40 p.m. on June 29 just near Recreation Avenue and 8th Street. According to the Sanger Police Department, the woman was driving a car when she missed a turn. Her car then crashed through two fences surrounding the community center.
After hitting the fence, the car continued forward and ended up crashing into a pool, where around 25 children had been swimming.
When officers arrived, they found the car completely submerged in the pool outside of the center. None of the kids in the pool were injured in the crash.
A lifeguard and a Good Samaritan quickly jumped into action and pulled the driver and a passenger out of the car. The passenger suffered minor injuries.
Police determined that the woman was driving under the influence and arrested her. Further investigation is underway.
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