Minor Faces Drunk Driving Charges - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

9/10/04

Minor Faces Drunk Driving Charges

She's not old enough to drink but now a 20-year-old from Midland is facing charges of drunk driving and intoxication assault. That's because Tonya Nicole Chavez failed her sobriety test at the scene of the accident and police confiscated a beer can.

It happened just before 11:30 Thursday night at 4th and slide. Chavez attempted to turn south on Slide road but drove around another car that was also turning and collided with a truck.

Chavez's passenger, 20-year-old Kathleen Ann Meary was treated for serious injuries.

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