Marion Woman Charged With DUI After Caldwell County Wreck

A Marion woman was charged with DUI after a single-vehicle wreck in Caldwell County Wednesday evening.

Princeton police report officers responded to the wreck on Vivian Drive around 6:15 and found a car had left the roadway and hit a tree. A witness reportedly told officers the driver had walked away from the crash with three young children who were passengers in the vehicle.

Police say when the driver, 32-year old Brittany Carter, returned to the scene an investigation determined she was under the influence of intoxicants.

Carter was taken into custody and booked into the Caldwell County Jail charged with DUI first offense aggravating circumstances.