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Driver arrested for DUII after flipping SUV in ditch

WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - Andriv Serezentynov was arrested after crashing his SUV early SundayA man was arrested for intoxicated driving after hitting a fire hydrant and rolling his vehicle near the Forest Heights development west of Portland early Sunday.

According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, at about 4:42 a.m. on Sept. 4, deputies responded to the report of a single vehicle roll-over crash at Northwest Thompson Road and Northwest Hibbard Drive in the community of Bonny Slope.

The preliminary investigation revealed that Andriv Serezentynov, 36, of Portland, was driving east on Thompson when he failed to negotiate a curve. Serezentynov struck a fire hydrant and flipped his SUV in the ditch, landing up-side-down. There was no water leak.

Serezentynov was arrested for driving under the influence of intoxicants (DUI).

The Washington County Sheriff's Office would like to remind people to drive sober this holiday weekend. Deputies will be on extra impaired driving patrols through the Labor Day weekend.