San Luis Obispo police searching for driver who abandoned car after crash

February 8, 2024


San Luis Obispo police are searching for a driver who crashed a car early Thursday morning and then abandoned it.

Patrol officers found the vehicle by the intersection of Tank Farm and Santa Fe roads. Investigators suspect the driver was intoxicated and left the area before officers discovered the collision, according to the San Luis Obispo Police Department.

Officers will follow up with the registered owner of the car. 


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He will turn himself in after sobering up

Years ago I remember a guy wrecking his car, hightailed it to a liquor store, bought a bottle, poured some out and called the police, they of course asked him if he’d been drinking, told them he was so distraught he needed a drink to calm himself down!!!