Teen driver charged with several felonies after crash in Sahuarita

Teen driver charged with several felonies after crash in Sahuarita
The crash happened Saturday morning in Sahuarita

PIMA COUNTY, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Police arrested an 18-year-old woman after several cars were involved in a crash Saturday morning in Sahuarita.

Talia Sanchez was the driver of one of the three cars, according to a release from the Sahuarita Police Department.

It stated officers determined she was at fault for the crash near the intersection of Via Puente Lindo and La Villita Road just before 10:30 a.m. They learned that she had drugs with her but no driver's license.

Sanchez has been charged with the following:

  • Possession of marijuana
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Criminal property damage
  • DUI
  • Possession of prescription only drugs

The property damage charge is because of the damage done to the other cars, according to the SPD release.

It stated one person was taken to the hospital for medical treatment. That individual is expected to be okay.

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