BEVERLY HILLS—A drunk driver, who has been identified as Elias Misael Rubio Lemus, 20, crashed into a tree north of the 700 block of Rodeo Drive on May 5 at 5:30 am, the Beverly Hills Police Department reported.
The BHPD posted on their Facebook page:
“Solo vehicle accident; driver located walking away nearby and was arrested for driving under the influence.” The White Ford SUV, hit the tree head-on just before flipping over, completely smashing the windshield and shattering the roof.
The car was found several feet away from the road. Authorities arrived on the scene at 5:37 am.
Lemus was identified and “located walking away nearby and was arrested for driving under the influence,” the BHPD reported. He sustained minor injuries during the incident. There were no reports of any other injuries during the incident.