Posted: Oct 30, 2013 12:27 PM
Updated: Oct 30, 2013 12:33 PM
CORPUS CHRISTI - Homes and businesses near Driscoll Children's Hospital were without power late last night after a suspected drunk driver slammed into a utility pole.
As AEP crews worked to replace the power pole and lines, police had the driver, 31-year-old Melanie Garcia, taken to the hospital to be checked out.
Immediately afterwards she was taken to jail on a charge of drunk driving.
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