(January 5, 2017) - An investigation into a December 3rd crash involving a vehicle and house has been concluded and the driver has been charged.

The Major Crash Investigator supervisor concluded the investigation into the serious injury crash that hospitalized the driver and caused major damage to a home in the 400 block of Nicholas Parkway East.  The investigator determined that Emily Zyvoloski, 33, of Cape Coral, was driving the vehicle that hit the home and had a blood alcohol level of .253, over 3 times the legal limit, at the time of the crash.  Zyvoloski was charged with the following:

  • DUI with BAC .15 or Higher
  • DUI with Property Damage

Zyvoloski is currently employed by the Cape Coral Police Department as an officer, but was off-duty and in a private vehicle at the time of the crash.  She has been employed by the Cape Coral Police Department as a police officer since 2007.  Zyvoloski remains on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of this case.

"Once the criminal case is concluded, a thorough Internal Affairs investigation will be conducted," Lieutenant Dana S. Coston, Cape Coral Police Department Public Affairs Officer.

Link to original release is below:

DUI Crash Lands Car Inside House, Off-Duty Officer in Hot Water


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