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Paul Pelosi Charged With DUI in Connection With May Collision

Paul Pelosi, the husband of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, has been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol with a .08 percent blood alcohol level and causing an injury in connection with a collision on May 28, according to the Napa County District Attorney’s Office.

Paul Pelosi, 82, was driving a 2021 Porsche eastbound on Walnut Lane and attempted to cross SR-29 when his vehicle was struck by a 2014 Jeep driven by 48-year-old Calistoga resident Jesus V. Lopez, who was traveling northbound on SR-29.

Pelosi was arrested at 11:44 p.m. for allegedly driving under the influence and was subsequently booked into the Napa County Detention Center for a violation and two misdemeanors: operating a vehicle while under the influence and driving with a blood alcohol level above .08 percent.

His blood sample taken following the collision had a .082 percent blood alcohol content, according to the Napa County District Attorney’s Office.

By Bay City News Service

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