2 people were injured in a suspected drunk driving crash on East Riverside Drive and South Governor Street.
Jemie Robertson Accused of Driving Drunk, Injuring 2 in Crash
Two people were injured after their vehicle was rear-ended by a suspected drunk driver at the intersection of East Riverside Drive and South Governor Street in Evansville on Thursday night. Below you can read attorney comments offered to The Legal Herald about accidents such as this one.
Police responded to reports of a crash at the intersection and a witness told officers that he saw the driver of a Chevrolet, 48-year-old Jemie Robertson, veering in and out of her lane while driving on East Riverside Drive. According to the witness, the Chevrolet rear-ended another vehicle at a red light at Governor Road.
The driver of the other vehicle and a teenage passenger were both injured in the collision.
According to the police, Robertson’s breath smelled of alcohol. A breathalyzer test showed her blood-alcohol content as 0.10. However, she was given a blood test at a nearby hospital and her BAC measured at 0.246 – over three times the legal limit.
Robertson has been charged with driving with license suspended with injury, OMVWI, OMVWI-BAC .15% or more, and driving with suspended prior.