DUI Rollover Crash in Santa Barbara
On Sunday night, a man was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving after a rollover wreck on Gibraltar Road. The single-car rollover wreck happened just before 10:00 p.m. on the 2700 block of Gibraltar Road. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, first responders with the Santa Barbara County Fire Department and the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department were swiftly on the scene.
The driver, 25-year-old Austi Marquez, was able to exit the vehicle on his own. He reportedly left the scene on foot, after becoming agitated about a 9-1-1 call. He was found down the hill from where the car came to rest. He was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. Thankfully, nobody else appeared to have been in the vehicle with him at the time of the crash, and he wasn’t injured.