Police: 23-Year-Old Man Already Has 5 DUI Arrests

The latest accident injured a pregnant woman, said police

Kiki Jones, Director of Digital Content, kikijones@kionrightnow.com
POSTED: 12:48 PM PST Jan 03, 2014    UPDATED: 09:02 PM PST Jan 03, 2014 
Esteban Sanchez
MORGAN HILL, Calif. -

A 23-year-old man has been arrested on his fifth DUI charge after he hit a pregnant woman in Morgan Hill, said police.

Esteban Sanchez hit the pregnant woman's car New Year's Day on East Dunne Avenue, said police. She was injured in the accident but Sanchez still tried to flee the scene, said police.

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According to police, while he was trying to escape the first accident scene, Sanchez lost control of his car and collided with a fire hydrant on Butterfield Boulevard at Barrett Avenue. Sanchez took off running and police said they had to chase the suspect down.

Sanchez was arrested on felony hit-and-run charges, driving under the influence, resisting arrest, driving on a suspended license and violation of probation.