CHP officers are investigating an incident reported about 1:45 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, in which a Cambria couple arrived at the Cambria Community Healthcare District’s ambulance barn in a car they said had been damaged in an accident on Santa Rosa Creek Road.
According to CHP Officer Adrian Ayala, Christopher Stathem, 31, was arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence.
Schulisuday Stathem, 24, had moderate injuries, and paramedics took her to Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, where she was expected to be released Tuesday, Sept. 9.
Ayala confirmed that the woman’s injuries may or may not have been consistent with an auto accident.
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He said CHP officials are trying to sort out what happened and if any crimes were committed.