PICTURES: Drunk woman wearing only a towel drives Lexus into Flowood park, plows into bridge

PICTURES: Drunk woman wearing only a towel drives Lexus into Flowood park, plows into bridge

FLOWOOD, Miss. (WLBT) - A drunk woman drove into a Flowood park Sunday morning, smashing into a bridge.

The incident happened in Winner’s Circle Park around 9:30 a.m. Sunday morning.

Officers arrived minutes after the accident and found that a white Lexus GX had crashed into a wooden pedestrian bridge in the park.

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The driver of the vehicle, Karen Elaine Watkins, was wearing only a towel when officers found her.

Parents and children were at the park at the time, but no one was injured.

Watkins was taken to a local hospital before being released to the custody of the Flowood Police Department.

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She has been charged with DUI, Expired License and was taken to the Rankin County Jail.

This will be her second DUI offense.

Karen Elaine Watkins (Source: Flowood Police Dept.)
Karen Elaine Watkins (Source: Flowood Police Dept.)

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