Monday, 23 April, 2018

Woman who drove SUV off California cliff was drunk, police say

Woman who drove SUV off California cliff was drunk, police say Woman who drove SUV off California cliff was drunk, police say
Lisa Bryan | 14 April, 2018, 21:27

Authorities were looking into whether the family was linked to a vehicle that went into the Eel River in Mendocino County on April 6, when a massive storm hit Northern California.

Long before the crash, Sarah Hart pleaded guilty in 2011 to a domestic assault charge in Minnesota over what she said was a spanking given to one of her children.

The woman had not been formally identified but Allman earlier said the body was believed to have been one of the people in the auto. Sadly, two of the children were drugged with "a significant amount" of diphenhydramine, which is an ingredient found in Benadryl, according to the Associated Press.

Anyone who came in contact with the Hart family or has any information regarding the time leading up to the crash is asked to call the California Highway Patrol, Ukiah area office at 707-467-4000 or the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office at 707-463-4086.

Authorities said that a vehicle, which witnesses identified as possibly a Honda Pilot SUV, vanished after falling into the rain-swollen Eel River in Mendocino County around 1 p.m. Friday.

This report will be updated.

In California, a person is legally drunk if they have a BAC of.08 or higher.


The three other children, who were believed to have also been in the SUV when it went over the cliff, remained missing but were presumed killed, police have said.

The bodies of Jennifer and Sarah Hart were found March 26 inside the family's SUV, which had crashed at the rocky shoreline below a cliff in Mendocino County.

There were no skid marks at the scene, Carpenter said.

The Harts moved to a home in Woodland, Washington, in mid-2017, neighbors said.

A truck drives by the pullout where the SUV of Jennifer and Sarah Hart was recovered off the Pacific Coast Highway, near Westport, Calif., Wednesday, March 28, 2018. The women had adopted two sets of siblings - the first (Markis, Abigail and Hannah) in 2006 and the second (Devonte, Jeremiah and Sierra) in 2009.

Devonte Hart gained fame when this picture of him hugging officer Johnny Nguyen at a Portland rally went viral. "I know kids play all the time and fall down, but the way her mouth was and her teeth missing, I don't believe that was an accident for one second".

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