Lexington woman facing DUI charges after fatal car accident
Police are blaming a car accident that killed one person last Thursday night on a woman they say was intoxicated.
According to a report released by the Lexington Police Department, the accident was caused when alleged drunk driver Nicole Marie Wilson, 29, drove through a red light and crashed into another vehicle that was passing through the intersection on the 4200 block of Sunset Boulevard. The accident occurred shortly after 11:00 p.m.
Wilson is facing a charge of felony driving under the influence involving death and has been placed into the Lexington County Detention Center.