Mississippi teen arrested following DUI vehicle accident that put woman in hospital

Published 6:11 am Tuesday, December 13, 2022

A Mississippi teen was arrested on DUI charges following a motor accident that sent a woman to the hospital with serious injuries.

Eric Wesley, 18 of Vicksburg, was arrested on Dec. 9 by the Vicksburg Police Department following a motor vehicle accident on Pemberton Square Boulevard that sent a 21-year-old Vicksburg woman to the University of Mississippi Medical Center with serious injuries.

Wesley had a breath alcohol level that was above the legal limit for someone under the age of 21.

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He appeared before Judge Angela Carpenter in Vicksburg Municipal Court on Monday charged with aggravated felony driving under the influence. His bond was set at $70,000 and he was bound over to the Warren County Grand Jury.