Woman arrested for driving wrong way down 1-10

BATON ROUGE, LA (LOCAL33) (FOX44) - A woman is in jail after police say she drove the wrong way on I-10 causing a major pileup. 

The crash happened just after 5:00 p.m. Sunday. According to Baton Rouge Police Kristen Perkins was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of 1-10 near Perkins Road and South Acadian Thruway when she crashed into four other vehicles causing a pile up. Two people were sent to the hospital with minor injuries. 

Perkins was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, reckless driving, negligent injuring, and driving the wrong way down one-way traffic.

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