Driver Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI Hit And Run

Gerardo-AvalosThere was a DUI involved hit and run at Tefft and Mary streets in Nipomo Thursday.

48-year-old Gerardo Avalos was intoxicated and ran thru a red light at the intersection, hitting a Cadillac driven by 88-year-old Betty Davies.

Davies suffered minor injuries and was taken to Marion Hospital.

Avalos, who fled the scene, was later located at his residence and was promptly arrested.