Ione Woman Arrested for DUI

An Ione woman was arrested for driving under the influence Friday night. According to the CHP report, just after 8 pm, Richard and Jeni Delany of Valley Springs were driving southbound on Highway 124 slowing to make a left onto Buena Vista Road. Patricia Donofrio of Ione was driving at 55 miles an hour coming up behind the Delanys. Donofrio was under the influence of prescription medication and didn't notice that the Delany's car had slowed down ahead of her. Donofrio ran into the back of the Delany's car. Both Delany's were taken to Sutter Amador Hospital with complaints of pain. Donofrio was arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

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