PHOTOS: Woman charged with DWI after flipping truck several times on US 70 in Garner

GARNER, N.C. (CBS North Carolina) – A woman was injured and charged with DWI after she flipped her truck multiple times on U.S. Highway 70 in Garner Sunday morning, authorities said.

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According to authorities, she was was traveling eastbound on U.S. 70 just before 10 a.m. when she lost control of her Ford Ranger pickup truck, hit cables on the side of the road and then flipped. The truck came to a stop on the driver’s side in the westbound lanes.

The westbound lanes of U.S. 70 at Auburn-Knightdale were shut down for more than an hour. Traffic was being diverted through a Shell gas station at the nearest intersection.

Authorities said the woman is in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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