Trail of Damage from Swampscott to Salem

Five parked cars were hit early Sunday morning by a 19-year-old who was later charged with operating under the influence.


Police responding to a Canal Street accident in Salem Sunday morning found it was the last in a string of accidents between Salem and Swampscott.

Jacqueline Y. Portillo, 19, of 36 Highland Ave., Everett, was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol,  three counts of leaving the scene of an accident with property damage and committing a marked lanes violation, according to Salem police.

Police responded to the Canal Street accident at 4:07 a.m.

After they backtracked the driver's path, they discovered she hit five parked cars between Swampscott and Salem, police said.

Swampscott Patch will update this post as further information is available.

Ray DePaula January 22, 2013 at 03:38 PM
Damn...that chick hit everything but the lottery....Glad no one got hurt.
Mark Chulsky January 22, 2013 at 09:52 PM
Please update us when she gets her license back ... Did she already?


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