A motorist who the
Indiana State Police said was driving drunk and texting was involved in a
one-vehicle accident on I-65 in Jasper County on Saturday.
police, at 7:20 a.m. Leanna Murphy, 32, of Walton, Ky., was northbound on
I-65 when, four miles south of the Rensselaer exit, she realized while she
was texting that her 2008 Mazda had drifted off from the left lane. Murphy
over-corrected, swerved, and left the roadway to the west, hitting a median
cable barrier, police said.
registered a blood alcohol content of .22 percent, police said.
issued a citation for unsafe lane movement--was transported to Jasper County
Jail on a charge of intoxicated.