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Driver arrested for DUI following I-65 injury crash
Mackenzie Kruger, 23 Franklin, Tennessee
An impaired driver was arrested following an injury crash on I-65 at 4:50 pm, Tuesday. Arriving officers determined that 23-year-old Mackenzie Kruger was impaired. Officers also found empty beer cans in Kruger’s vehicle.
Charged with DUI, Kruger is free on the $1,500 bond set by the Magistrate. She is due in court on October 31.
A first-time DUI offense in Tennessee includes costly fines,
court costs, legal fees, jail time, mandatory drug & alcohol treatment,
and the installation of an ignition interlock device.
In the end, a typical DUI arrest ends up costing about $10,000.
Booze It & Lose It
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