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Woman charged with DUI in Kingsport crash

Rain Smith — Kingsport Times-News • Jul 17, 2013 at 11:22 AM

A motorist who struck a utility pole in Kingsport has been arrested by police, who say prescription drugs and drug paraphernalia were located in her totaled vehicle.

The incident occurred shortly after 5 p.m., Tuesday in front of 896 Lynn Garden Drive. Kingsport police say a southbound 1992 Honda Accord left the right side of the road and jumped the curb, striking a large wooden utility pole.

Bethany Nichole Forbes, 25, of Milburton Road, Chuckey, Tenn., was identified as the driver of the car. She was transported to the hospital by Sullivan County EMS with non-life-threatening injuries.

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