PD: Wrong-way driver hit two cars head-on in Tempe

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Posted at 10:29 AM, Dec 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-17 12:29:06-05

TEMPE, AZ — A wrong-way driver hit two cars head-on in Tempe on Elliot Road near I-10.

Tempe police report that around 5:15 p.m. on December 11, officers responded to Elliot Road and Interstate 10 for a three-vehicle crash.

Police say Dottie Jo Morgan, 54, performed an illegal turn and was traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes of Elliot Road. She then struck two vehicles head-on, according to court records.

Police say a portable breath test resulted in a .309 blood-alcohol level.

She has been charged with two counts of aggravated DUI.