HEBER — California Highway Patrol officers arrested an El Centro man on suspicion of felony driving under the influence of alcohol after a near head-on accident Sunday south of here.
A Highway Patrol report states Esteban Gonzalez, 34, was arrested after an accident around 1:25 a.m. Sunday on Dogwood Road north of Willoughby Road.
According to Sheriff's Office logs another man, Filadelfo Ramirez, 33, of Calexico was arrested at the same time, at the same location on suspicion of felony hit-and-run while driving under the influence of alcohol, but information on how he was involved in the accident was not available.
The CHP press release states Angelica Silva, 32, of Calexico was driving a sports-utility vehicle south on Dogwood. With her were passengers Imelda Verni, 23, a 5-year-old boy, a 10-year-old girl and a 12-year-old girl.