Drunk driver hits two cars, flees the scene
September 21, 2013
San Luis Obispo Police arrested a 21-year-old man for felony driving under the influence and hit and run shortly before midnight on Friday.
Responding to reports of a collision on the 100 block of North Tassajara Drive, police discovered a 2004 Cadillac SUV with damage on the front side. The occupants had fled the scene.
According to police, there was fresh blood around the vehicle. Officers also found two parked cars that had been hit during the incident.
Police then discovered Nicolas Martinez and his passenger nearby. The passenger was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries and later released.
Officers booked Martinez into the San Luis Obispo County Jail for felony DUI causing injuries and felony hit and run. He bail was set at $100,000.