Vermont State Police have arrested a woman on DUI charges in the town of Clarendon.
Officers from the Rutland Barracks responded to a report of an operator asleep at the wheel around 8: 30 p.m. Friday night. According to police, the operator awoke and drove away from the scene when a passerby stopped to check on her.
A short time later, police said a vehicle that matched the description of the initial vehicle crashed into a guardrail on Route 4 westbound in Fair Haven. The car was ultimately stopped on Route 7 just north of Route 103.
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The motorist was identified as Meghan Bogutz, 24, of Poultney, Vermont. She was charged with operating under the influence of alcohol. Bogutz is being held on $5,000 bail and will appear in Rutland Superior Court on Monday.