Troopers were kept busy last night and early this morning with impaired drivers in Pike, Knox and Vanderburgh Counties. One driver arrested early this morning had a blood alcohol content of .44%, which is over five-times the legal limit.
Indiana State Police will continue to conduct saturation patrols to target impaired and dangerous drivers. Just last month, preliminary reports indicate that 404 alcohol-related crashes occurred on Indiana roadways resulting in 128 injuries and one fatality.
Arrested for Driving While Intoxicated in Knox County:
- Brittney Carter, 31, Vincennes, IN (BAC .12%)
- Rachelle Atwood, 35, Vincennes, IN (BAC .44%)
Arrested for Driving While Intoxicated in Pike County:
- Wayne Wedding, 29, Oakland City, IN (BAC .16%)
Arrested for Driving While Intoxicated in Vanderburgh County:
- Sharron Hendricks, 46, Evansville, IN (Refusal)