Oxnard PD arrest driver after crash into parked SUV: Suspected DUI

price times;”>On Sunday, January 18, 2015, at about 1:00 a.m., officers from the Oxnard Police Department and EMS personnel responded to the intersection of Vineyard Avenue and Heather Street in reference to an injury traffic collision.

At the scene, officers found that a Jeep Cherokee, driven by Darrah Caprarelli, was traveling westbound on Vineyard Avenue and rear-ended a parked sport utility vehicle. This collision caused the SUV to collide into two additional vehicles parked along the shoulder. All of the vehicles involved sustained extensive damage.

Driver Caprarelli was treated at the scene for minor injuries and was arrested on suspicion of DUI as her blood alcohol level was found to be over three times the legal limit of .08. Caprarelli was also driving with a suspended driver’s license stemming from a previous DUI conviction. She was booked into the Ventura County Jail. There were no other injuries as a result of this collision.

The Oxnard Police Department wants to remind everyone to report drunk drivers by calling 911.

Photo Credit: Oxnard Police Department












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