Driver Charged with Five Counts of Intoxication Assault with a Motor Vehicle
Four people were sent to the hospital over the weekend after an alleged drunk driver struck their vehicle.
Brownsville police report that 39 year-old Bernardo Bautista, from San Benito, rear ended a Dodge van on Saturday evening. After running into the van, Bautista then crashed into a Ford Focus that was idle at a stop sign. Four individuals, including two teens, were taken to the hospital and all are expected to recover from their injuries. Bautista was charged with five counts of intoxication assault with a motor vehicle and his bond was set at $50,000 dollars.