DUI Charge for New Canaan Woman, 57, After Crash


Police late Friday arrested a 57-year-old Adams Lane woman and charged her with driving under the influence.

At about 10:12 p.m. on June 17, officers were dispatched to the area of Frogtown Road and Parish Road North on a report of a two-car crash, police said.

There, officers spoke with the woman, who had been driving one of the cars involved in the crash, and noticed signs of impairment, according to a police report. 

After conducting stand field sobriety tests, officers took the woman into custody on the misdemeanor charge, the report said.

At headquarters, she refused to provide a sample to establish her blood-alcohol level, it said.

Police released the woman on $250 bond and scheduled her to appear June 28 in state Superior Court. 

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