NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — A woman is facing a DUI charge after a vehicle crash on the Barefoot swing bridge in North Myrtle Beach that reduced traffic to one lane while crews make repairs, according to city officials.
Christina DeWitt, 36, has been charged with DUI in the crash, according to North Myrtle Beach police. The crash happened at about 8:55 p.m. and officers found a fanny pack that had cocaine and marijuana, as well as open container of alcohol in her vehicle.
The closure is expected to last through Wednesday, the city said in a news release.
DeWitt was booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center just after midnight, according to online jail records. As of early Monday afternoon, she was still in custody.
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