Man Arrested After Crashing Into Sweet Tomatoes Restaurant in Pleasant Hill

A 23-year-old Fresno resident was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol after crashing into a Sweet Tomatoes in Pleasant Hill early Friday morning.

Emergency crews responded to calls about a truck crashing into a Crescent Plaza building on Crescent Drive at around 2:08 a.m.

Upon arrival, police found the truck with its wheels still spinning and Alejandro Mendez-Valencia behind the wheel.

Mendez-Valencia was medically cleared at the scene and was arrested by Pleasant Hill police. 

No additional information was immediately available. 

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