Traffic Crash Investigation
12-03-13 Web Release – Traffic Crash Investigation
On 12-03-2013 at 11:38 a.m., the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to 1301 West Main Street in reference to a report of a single vehicle traffic crash. Officers learned that the subject, who was identified as Stephanie Taylor, age 44 of DuQuoin, was driving north on South Dixon Street, crossed Old West Main Street and crashed into a commercial building. Taylor was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, improper lane usage, operation of a motor vehicle without proof of insurance and for not wearing a seatbelt. Taylor was transported to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The investigation into this incident is continuing.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Police Department at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 618-549-COPS (2677). Anonymous tips may also be made by selecting the "Crime Stoppers" tab located on the main page of this website.