Chetumal, Q.R. — The director of the Rural Police of the state Public Security Secretariat was reportedly involved in an accident. The accident happened Friday in Chetumal when the director allegedly slammed into a parked car.
The combination of speed and impact caused his call to roll. Police responding to the report of the accident arrived to find the car resting on its roof in the middle of Nicolás Bravo Avenue.
Area residents who witnessed the accident told responding police that the driver, the director, attempted to leave the scene, but was retained by neighbors. He was handed over to police.
The driver of the car, José Cupul Hau, director of the Rural Police of the state Public Security Secretariat, is alleged to have been in a state of alcohol impairment at the time of the accident.
Authorities from the State Public Security Secretariat have not commented on the matter.