Domestic argument leads to car crash, DUI arrest | News
ELLENTON, Florida -- A couple's argument led to a car crash on Ellenton Gillette Road and 14th Court E. Saturday night, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies say 38-year-old Ramon Ortega and his passenger, Alicia Patino, were having an argument that turned physical inside their vehicle. The fight cause Ortega to lose control of his car. It rotated clockwise and veered off the east shoulder of the roadway into a ditch, where it overturned on its roof.
Patino was taken to Blake hospital with serious injuries.
Ortega was arrested and charged with DUI with personal injury.