RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. -

Former John Glenn Middle School teacher, Jay Castaldo, is facing possible criminal charges after crashing his car into a paramedic vehicle Thursday.   It happened at the intersection of Country Club and Monterey.  According to Sheriff's Deputies, Castaldo was driving west on Country Club when his car veered into another lane hitting the ambulance, that was carrying a passenger.  Deputies say Castaldo was taken to the hospital where it was determined he was under the influence of prescription medications.