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Alleged Drunken Driver Hits Vehicle, Injures Driver

A 34-year-old Racine woman was arrested for OWI-causing injury after a crash early Saturday morning at Pennsylvania Avenue and Highway 100.

A 34-year-old Racine woman was arrested after she allegedly drove drunk and ran a stop sign early Saturday, crashing into a vehicle and injuring the driver.

According to the logbook, the woman was southbound on Pennsylvania Avenue about 3:20 a.m. Saturday when she ran a stop sign and struck a car traveling east on Highway 100.

That car rolled into the ditch and landed on its roof. The driver was trapped and had to be extricated by the . Paramedics took the driver to Froedtert Hospital for leg and arm injuries.

Police arrested the 34-year-old for operating while intoxicated-causing injury, according to the logbook.

She has not yet been charged.

Dan Vitek September 05, 2012 at 02:56 PM
When are we going to get tough on drunking drivers in this state ,we have the most lenient laws of all the states and the most drunk drivers

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