Woman whose car plunged into pond charged with DUI
VERNON, Vt. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman whose car plunged into a Vermont pond was rescued by divers and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol.
Windham County sheriffs say 20-year-old Taylor Tuttle of Deerfield, Massachusetts went off Route 142 north around 2:30 a.m. Sunday and went into the water.
Officials tell WCAX (http://bit.ly/1GShaGE ) that the woman was submerged and trapped inside her car, but had a cell phone and service and was able to call for help.
Tuttle — who was taken to an area hospital —was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and gross negligent operation. The crash is still under investigation.