Windsor Man Arrested on Suspicion of DUI After Collision

September 5, 2018 Updated: September 5, 2018

A 47-year-old Windsor man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after being involved in a head-on collision September 1, California Highway Patrol officials said on September 3.

The collision was reported at 6:30 a.m. on September 1 on Old Redwood Highway just south of Shiloh Road near Windsor. George Valera was driving a 2005 Mitsubishi Spyder north when he allegedly crossed over double-yellow lines and collided head-on with a 61-year-old Santa Rosa woman.

The woman was transported to a hospital with major injuries. Valera was also transported to a hospital and was arrested on suspicion of DUI and possession of a controlled substance. He was booked into Sonoma County Jail.

By PF.

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