Rochester Woman's Bad Day Involved Crashing Her SUV Then Being Arrested
ROCHESTER — Police arrested a Rochester woman for driving under the influence after her SUV crashed into a ditch.
Police and fire crews responded to French Hussey Road for a report of a vehicle off the road in a ditch Tuesday around 5:30 p.m. A 2012 Chevrolet Equinox was found off the northbound side of French Hussey Road, facing south. The vehicle was damaged, and the airbags had deployed.
The officers made contact with the driver, Laura Kirkwood, 26, of Rochester, who was injured. The investigation revealed Kirkwood had turned onto French Hussey Road from Walnut Street and drifted off the road into a ditch.
Police arrested Kirkwood for DUI and she was released on $1,500 personal recognizance. Kirkwood is scheduled to be arraigned Feb. 12.