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Police: Ky. woman crashes into tree, alcohol involved

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

A western Ky. woman is facing alcohol related charges after crashing a car into a tree.

It happened around 5:10 a.m. Saturday on Blandville Road in Paducah.

Erica Cash of Arlington was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence and possession of an open alcoholic beverage.

According to the sheriff's office, Cash was driving west on Blandville Road, left the roadway and hit a tree. Deputies say alcohol is believed to have caused the crash.

A passenger in the car, Hannah Wilson, 22, of Clinton was taken to a Paducah area hospital for treatment.

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