An aide for the Philadelphia City Council President and a Sergeant-at-arms were arrested after a car accident in the Spring Garden section of the city, according to investigators.
Police say a woman crashed her vehicle into a pole and then a wall on North 13th and Hamilton Streets shortly after 2:30 a.m. Investigators say the woman is an aide to Philadelphia City Council President Darrell L. Clarke. She was not injured.
The woman called a man who police say is a Sergeant-at-arms for the Philadelphia City Council. After he arrived, police took both the woman and man into custody after they were suspected of being intoxicated. Investigators say they were both driving city-owned vehicles. They were both tested and officially charged with DUI.
Investigators have not yet revealed their identities.