STOCKTON (CBS13) — CHP arrested a driver today in Stockton on Friday with a frightening blood-alcohol level.
They say it happened after the driver hit a mailbox. Citizens nearby reportedly detained the driver until officers arrived.READ MORE: Road Worker Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver On Hwy. 99 In South Sacramento Identified
The driver later blew a .399% on a breathalyzer machine.READ MORE: Reactions Mixed Over Yolo County Mask Mandate Going Into Effect Friday
In California, a person can receive a DUI for having .08% blood alcohol concentration.
Once blood alcohol levels reach more than .4%, there is a strong possibility of either immediate death or falling into a coma.MORE NEWS: Report Shows Sacramento Police More Likely To Arrest, Use Force On Black People
Fortunately, the driver is safe in police custody.