MICHIGAN CITY | A Knox woman is accused of being drunk when she injured a man in a motor vehicle crash near Michigan City.
Mary Marinello, 58, is charged with Class D felony operating while intoxicated and other counts.
According to LaPorte County Police, she ran a red light early Friday on U.S. 20 and struck the passenger side of a vehicle driven by Joel Downs, 45, of LaPorte.
Police said Downs was turning onto U.S. 35 when he was struck. Downs was taken to the hospital in severe pain.