Marble Hill woman injured, faces DWI charges after crash

MARBLE HILL, MO (KFVS) - A Marble Hill woman faces DWI charges after a crash Saturday night.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, it happened on Missouri 51, three miles south of Marble Hill at 9:47 p.m.

Troopers say 47-year-old Carol Ruiz was heading south on Missouri 51 when her 2003 Oldsmobile ran off the right side of the roadway, flipped and struck and embankment.

Ruiz was not wearing a seatbelt and sustained moderate injuries. She was transported to St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau for treatment. No word on her condition this morning.

Ruiz is charged with driving while intoxicated, failure to register her motor vehicle, and not wearing a seatbelt.

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