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Wrong way driver taken off road in Lincoln CountySubmitted: 04/23/2018
LINCOLN COUNTY - Police in Lincoln County caught a woman driving the wrong way on Highway 51 near Irma.

People calling on cell phones reported the wrong way driver around 11:00 p.m. Saturday.

The driver was headed north in the southbound lanes of the highway.

Deputies caught up to the driver near County Highway J in the Town of Birch, just four minutes after getting the call.

A 59 year old woman from Junction City was taken into custody.

She's being cited with driving while intoxicated, driving the wrong way and having open intoxicants in the car.

Story By: Associated Press

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