DRIVER CHARGED WITH DWI AFTER ROLLOVER ACCIDENT
El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938
Contact: Angelica Becerra
Public Information Officer
Office: (915) 538-2119
Pager: (915) 533-0733 (#5237)
“We Serve With Pride”
EL PASO TEXAS- Today at approximately 2:00 AM, Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 7700 block of North Desert in reference to a motor vehicle accident/rollover involving a red 2001 Chevy Silverado driven by Joe Machuca of Anthony, NM.
Further investigation revealed the truck was traveling West on IH-10 near mile post 4 when it rolled over and came to rest facing south 15 yards into the desert. The driver was suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol and was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated BAC > .15. Machuca claimed no injuries.
JOE MACHUCA (53)
CHARGE: DWI BAC>.15