Aide For Miami Commissioner Joe Carollo Arrested For Drunk Driving After Crashing Into Boat – CBS Miami
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – An adviser to Miami Commissioner Joe Carollo was arrested Friday for drunk driving.
According to police, 22-year-old Tanjha Quintana hit the stern of a towed boat with her car.
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The accident happened just before 10 a.m. on Friday at the intersection of Grand Avenue and Fuller Street in Miami.
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According to the arrest report, she hit the boat so hard that the airbags in her car were deployed.
Commissioner Carollo released a statement on the incident early Friday night, some of which read:
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“Today I learned that one of my office workers was involved in a car accident on the way to work. It was not until this afternoon that we understood what had happened and it was not until the media gave my office a copy of the police report that we understood the allegations against Ms. Quintana. First and foremost, I am glad that no one was seriously injured in the accident and I am deeply disappointed with the information I have. “