Driver charged in rollover crash in Easley yard

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ANDERSON Co., SC (WSPA) — Troopers say a woman has been charged after reportedly crashing a car in a person’s yard in Easley.

It happened on Brushy Creek Road near Old Mill Road just after 3 a.m. Thursday.

Lance Cpl. Gary Miller with S.C. Highway Patrol said a woman was driving north on Brushy Creek Road when she ran off the right side of the road, overcorrected and ran off the left side of the road. The driver’s 2003 Honda hit a tree and the car overturned.

It happened on Brushy Creek Road near Old Mill Road just after 3am.

 

The driver was identified as Jennifer Michelle Lewis, 21, of Easley.

Lewis was taken by ambulance to a hospital.

Firefighters on scene told 7News the driver was alert and talking when emergency responders arrived.

No passengers were in the car.

Troopers say Lewis has been charged with DUI.

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