DUII arrests? At 2:47 p.m. Monday, Oregon State Police stopped Heather Dawn Zimmerman, 28, of Longview, Wash., on U.S. Highway 30 in Astoria after receiving a number of complaints about her driving. OSP reported she was found to be impaired and a breath test revealed a blood alcohol level of 0.14 percent. OSP arrested Zimmerman for driving under the influence of intoxicants. She was also charged with two counts of recklessly endangering because she had her two children, ages 1 and 4, with her in her 1997 red Saturn. A family member responded to take custody of the children and her vehicle was impounded. Zimmerman was cited at the Clatsop County Jail and given a conditional release.
? At 6 p.m. Monday, OSP arrested Cynthia Jean Reding, 47, of Astoria, for DUII on the 91100 block of Oregon Highway 202 after responding to a report of a one-vehicle rollover. OSP said investigation revealed she had lost control on a curve as she drove east in her 1998 Ford Escort, then slid off the highway and about 15 feet down an embankment, coming to rest against some trees. She was able to get out and make her way to the roadway. OSP reported she failed field sobriety tests and a breath test revealed a blood alcohol level of 0.15 percent. She refused medical treatment and was taken to Clatsop County Jail, where she was cited and released. Olney-Walluski Fire and Rescue personnel assisted at the scene.
? At 3:15 a.m. today, Astoria police arrested Patrick William Jasper, 44, of 37697 Parker Lane, Astoria, for DUII at 38th and Duane streets. He was cited at the county jail and released.
Rollover accident? At 10:32 p.m. Monday, Cannon Beach Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a rollover of a vehicle at the approach to the Elk Creek Apartments near Elkland Drive. The vehicle appeared to be leaving the apartment complex at high speed, failed to make the turn onto Elkland Drive and rolled over, according to the report. The driver appeared to have fled following the crash.
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