Police: Driver Who Caused Fiery Wreck Had Been Drinking
by KDLT News
January 07, 2013 6:59 PM
Police say the driver that caused a fiery wreck Sunday morning had been drinking.
According to police the 30-year-old woman was driving a Ford Explorer and speeding down Cliff Avenue when she collided with another Ford Explorer.
The woman suffered broken bones and is still hospitalized. She has not been charged.
The victim, a 40-year-old woman from Montana, was turning onto Cook Road when she was hit and the vehicles slid into a utility pole, starting a fire.
She was treated for burns to her hands, arms, and stomach.
Police say the driver that caused the accident could be charged with vehicular battery, DUI, speeding, and reckless driving.