Big trouble for a Nice woman. 26 year old Sara Coughlin was arrested for DUI after she left the scene of the crash that injured 26-year-old Alicia Staub, according to the California Highway Patrol. The crash occurred around 12:30am Sunday. Coughlin was driving northbound on Lakeshore Boulevard at Robin Hill Road in the north Lakeport area, with Staub as the right front passenger. The report said, for unknown reasons, Coughlin allowed the car to leave the road, hitting a small dirt embankment, with both air bags deploying. Staub suffered moderate injuries including a possible broken jaw and lacerations to her face, arms and legs. Coughlin sustained minor injuries, which included cuts on her arms, legs and face. Coughlin attempted to flee the scene in the vehicle but was unable to drive away from the embankment. She ran on foot and was located in Nice, where she was arrested for felony DUI causing injury and felony hit and run causing injury. Both were wearing their seat belts at the time of the crash.
Injuries and a DUI Arrest