CORRECTION: Drunk Driver Crashes into House after Attempting to Elude Police - No Injuries (Photo)

August 26, 2014 10:10

  

The crash occurred at 92nd and Eugene, not 82nd Avenue.

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On Tuesday August 26, 2014, at 3:12 a.m., North Precinct officers attempted to stop a vehicle near Northeast 82nd Avenue and Halsey Street, after observing the driver operating the vehicle recklessly.

The driver did not stop and a short pursuit followed, ending when the driver attempted to make a left turn, lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a house at Northeast 82nd Avenue and Eugene Street.

The residents inside the home were not injured and the driver was taken into custody.

The driver, 33-year-old Sarah Ruth Rascoe, was charged with Attempt to Elude by Vehicle, Criminal Mischief in the First Degree, Criminal Mischief in the Second Degree, DUII, Driving While Suspended, Reckless Endangerment (two counts), and Reckless Driving.

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