Monday, April 21, 2008

Sandra Bullock and Jesse James hit by drunk driver

Sandra Bullock and Jesse James were hit head-on by a drunk driver in Massachusetts over the weekend, fortunately no one was injured. Sandra is in Gloucester filming The Proposal- Her husband Jesse was with her on the drive home.

A gray Subaru station wagon jumped lanes on East Main Street and smashed into their front end, according to police. "They were shaken up, needless to say," said Gloucester Police Lt. Gerry Cook. "But they were fine – he was hugging her. Jess and Sandra were hugging. They said they were fine, they didn’t need medical attention. There were quite a few people snapping pictures of them."

According to People, The drunk driver, Lucille P. Gatchell, 64, from Gloucester, was given a field sobriety test and blew a .20 on the breathalyzer – two and a half times the legal limit.

She was arrested for driving under the influence and failure to stay in marked lanes. Police said Gatchell didn't know who she hit, until they told her. "And then she started laughing, she was really giddy," they said. So far, Gatchell has refused to comment.

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