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CALIFORNIA: Priest Arrested for DUI After Slamming Car Into Building

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Our Lady of Refuge Parish Priest charged with driving drunk slammed into a garagePacific Beach -- A priest suspected of driving drunk slammed into a garage in Pacific Beach Friday night.

According to police, the crash happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 4200 block of Jewell Street.

A man – identified by neighbors as a local priest who allegedly works at the Our Lady of Refuge Parish on the same street – lost control of his car and drove through the back wall of a home's garage.

Neither the driver nor anyone inside the home was injured, officials said.  A batallion chief at the scene said the collision caused some structural damage to the garage.

DUI Priest drove through the back wall of a home's garage

 

 

 

 

 

 

SDPD officers investigated the collision. The man was arrested at the scene for suspicion of DUI.

His name was not released.

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