Two men arrested after crashing car in downtown SLO, then fleeing

Luis Miguel Garcia Hernandez and Mathusalem Galvez Moreno

Update: The two suspects have been identified as Luis Miguel Garcia Hernandez, 23, and Mathusalem Galvez Moreno, 19. Hernandez, the driver, was arrested for DUI and resisting an officer, while Moreno, the passenger, was arrested for evading an officer.

Original: Two men suspected to have been involved in a DUI crash Sunday night in San Luis Obispo fled the scene but were located by officers and arrested. [KSBY]

Shortly before 9:30 p.m., a single vehicle was spinning out of control on northbound Highway 101, according to the CHP. The car then exited the highway onto Broad Street and eventually crashed into a rock planter near Mission Plaza.

The two men fled by foot, and officers found them a few blocks away from the scene of the crash. Police took the suspects into custody.

A DUI investigation is ongoing. San Luis Obispo police have yet to release further details about the incident.

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