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Woman accused of attempting to assault officers after wreck

BONNE TERRE, MO (KFVS) -

A woman is accused of being combative toward officers after a car crash on Tuesday evening.

According to Bonne Terre Police Chief Doug Calvert, the woman was driving on the Highway 67 on-ramp when she crashed into a man in another vehicle.

Police were called to the scene, but Chief Calvert said the woman tried to leave before officers arrived.

The woman was suspected of being intoxicated, according to Calvert.

He said no officers were injured.

The man in the other car was taken by ambulance to a hospital for neck and back pain.

The woman was arrested and taken to the St. Francois County Jail.

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