Distracted and Drunk: Underage Woman Crashes During FaceTime Call
PELHAM - An underage woman was arrested after police say she was drunk and using FaceTime when she crashed into a rock wall on Simpson Road.
Pelham police and fire responded to a reported crash just after 2 a.m. Sunday morning at 33 Simpson Road. When they arrived they found a 2013 Jeep Wrangler on its side with one occupant, the driver.
Police say, 20-year-old Megan Lemay of Pelham was driving east on toward 111A when she failed to negotiate a curve. She crashed through a rock wall and rolled the Jeep, police said. She was not injured and refused medical treatment.
Police saw prescription drugs and a phone inside the car. The phone was still open to a FaceTime call.
Lemay also showed signs of impairment and was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI). She was charged with aggravated DUI, possession of prescription drugs and prohibited use of a mobile device while driving.
She was released on $2000 bail and will be arraigned July 9.