Pedestrian hit during Mainx24 celebration, driver facing DUI charges
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. —
Police say a pedestrian was struck Saturday night near the Main x 24 street celebration.
Police say Martha Turner was taken into custody on suspicion of D-U-I.
Turner told police that she is prescribed the sedative Klonopin and took one about an hour before the incident.
Police say Turner performed poorly on a field sobriety test before she was taken into custody.
A Hamilton County dispatcher tells us the person hit suffered minor injuries.