Dreyfuss' Wife Busted in Alleged DUI, Hit-and-Run
Svetlana Dreyfuss allegedly ran into fence, water line, then drove off
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Jun 15, 2014 12:58 PM CDT
In this image released by Starpix, actor Richard Dreyfuss kisses Svetlana Erokhin at the16th Annual Webby Awards at the Hammerstein Ballroom, Monday, May 21, 2012 in New York.   (AP Photo/Starpix, Dave Allocca)

(Newser) – Richard Dreyfuss' wife, Svetlana, was arrested earlier this month in an alleged drunk-driving hit-and-run, law enforcement sources reveal to TMZ. On June 2, Svetlana allegedly ran into a fence, severed a high-pressure water line, and then drove off, they say. San Diego County sheriff's deputies tracked her down two miles away and arrested her. She tells TMZ she only had a glass of wine and thinks she passed the field sobriety tests she was given, but the gossip site's sources say she was booked for both DUI and hit-and-run, and that the case has been sent to the DA's office. Her husband famously got sober in 1982 after crashing into a tree while driving drunk.

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baldpirate
Jun 16, 2014 10:15 AM CDT
I guess Mr. Holland has a new Opus..............
Marked as Spam?
Jun 16, 2014 4:21 AM CDT
Whose wife is it, anyway?
DarkFrancis
Jun 15, 2014 11:05 PM CDT
I'd never considered that the term hit-and-run applied to non-human things like fences etc. There y'go...