Cops: Woman Drunk When SUV Hit Pole, Flipped
The following information was provided by the Butler Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.
A Newfoundland woman was allegedly drunk when her vehicle struck a utility pole and flipped over early Saturday morning on Kiel Avenue, Butler Police said.
Alyssa M. Post, 22, was charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless driving and failing to drive within a single lane.
According to a report released Tuesday, Sgt. Robert Findura and Patrolman Scott Sinopoli responded to the accident Saturday at about 2:20 a.m. Post's 2009 Toyota RAV was found overturned after it struck a utility pole, police said.
Post showed signs of intoxication, police said. She was transported to Morristown Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.
Post was released to the hospital, pending a Butler Municipal Court appearance.