WSP suspects DUI in Grand Mound crash

Staff writerAugust 6, 2013 

The Washington State Patrol believe a 37-year-old Olympia woman was driving under the influence when she crashed into another car on state Route 12 near Grand Mound Tuesday afternoon. 

The Olympia woman was driving a 1997 GMC Jimmy west on state Route 12 when she allegedly went through a stoplight, striking the driver of a 2009 Toyota Corolla, according to Trooper Guy Gill. 

The driver, a 57-year-old Rochester woman, was driving south on Elderberry Road through the intersection at the time of the crash. 

The Rochester woman sustained injuries to her ankle. No other injuries were reported. 

Gill said two infants were in the Olympia woman's car at the time of the crash. The Olympia woman is being accused of driving under the influence and two counts of reckless endangerment. 

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