Suspected drunk driver loses control near Elmwood and I-126 - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Suspected drunk driver loses control near Elmwood and I-126

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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - A suspected drunk driver was transported to a local hospital after losing control of his vehicle on Elmwood Avenue Tuesday afternoon.

Police said charges are pending against 20-year-old Francis Wolfe after he hit a guardrail while entering I-126 around 2 p.m. The heavily-damaged vehicle came to rest facing the wrong direction on the roadway.

No other vehicles were involved.

It is unclear if anyone else was in the vehicle with Wolfe.

Police said Wolfe was likely driving under the influence, but no charges have been filed.

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