Road Closed to Repair Power Pole

Woman arrested for a possible DUI

Claire Scholl, NewsChannel 3 Assignment Editor,
POSTED: 05:20 PM PST Dec 27, 2013    UPDATED: 09:27 PM PST Dec 27, 2013 

A Santa Barbara woman is behind bars on suspicion of driving under the influence for crashing into a power pole.

California Highway Patrol officials identified the driver as 70-year-old Sharon Clark of Santa Barbara.

Montecito Fire officials said East Valley Road is shut down between Live Oak Road and Moore Road.

The crash happened just before 2:00 p.m. Friday in Montecito area.

The closure is expected to remain in effect until midnight while Southern California Edison crews repair the badly damaged power pole. No other cars were involved and no one was hurt.