On July 29, 2016 at 9:17 pm, Sandwich Officers responded to the intersection of RT 34 and Sandy Bluff for a report of a vehicle crash. Witnesses stated that a vehicle that had been west bound on RT 34 turned to go south bound onto Sandy Bluff in front of another vehicle that was east bound. The driver was identified as 38 year old Azera Pillatsch of the 2000 block of Margaret Drive, Montgomery. Pillatsch was transported to Valley West hospital with minor injuries. Pillatsch signed herself out of the hospital against medical advice. She was then arrested for DUI, No Insurance and Failure to Yield. She was released after posting bond and was given an August 17, 2016 court date at the Kendall County Courthouse. The driver and passenger of the other vehicle signed releases at the scene for medical treatment.
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