CHILLICOTHE – Chillicothe police responded to a motor vehicle crash involving a vehicle striking a building on Saturday.
Accoridng to the report when police arrived they found a Hyundai Sonata had struck the side of 327 South Paint street so hard it disabled the vehicle. The driver and single occupant Isabell Gutierrez denied EMS and did not report any injuries, but during the interaction, officers noticed she had glassy eyes and detected the odor of alcohol on her person. She admitted to the officer that she had been drinking most of the day and been kayaking with friends before.
After sobriety tests on the scene and a breathalyzer after arrest, it was determined that her blood alcohol level was .209. She was advised that her driver’s license was under suspension immediately for 90 days and she was cited for OVI and reasonable control. She was then released to family members.
There was no damage to the building, the car was impounded and had significant damage.