Impaired Driver Narrowly Misses Police Cruiser

A woman is charged with impaired driving after police say she drove into the path of a cruiser early Friday morning.

St. Thomas police say an officer was on patrol when a van crossed the yellow line into the path of the oncoming police cruiser.

The officer was able to swerve to avoid an accident, and then pulled the car over on Kains St.

The 52-year-old woman allegedly had two times the legal limit of alcohol in her blood.

She is charged with impaired driving, and driving with more than .08 ml of alcohol per 100 ml of blood.