Gustine Teen Dies in Drunken Driving Crash

June 14, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
A Santa Nella woman is under arrest for a drunk driving accident that killed a teenager in her car Saturday.Highway patrol officers say Viviana Salinas was driving drunk on Highway 33 north of Marshall Road at about 4 am. She flipped the car and it slid sideways into a power pole.

The front passenger, a 17 year old female from Gustine, died on impact. The crash threw the back seat passenger out of the car, but he survived.

Officers arrested Salinas for DUI and vehicular manslaughter.