Driver in 1-car rollover cited for DUI

UPDATED 11 a.m. Tuesday.

A 22-year-old Monticello woman was treated and released early Tuesday after a traffic accident in Piatt County.

According to a state police report, Courtney L. Groves, 22, was driving west on Illinois 10 just inside the Piatt/Champaign county line at about 2:20 a.m. today when she lost control of her car.

She drove into the ditch on the north side of the road and rolled over partially in the road. Groves, who was wearing a seatbelt, had to be extricated from the car.

She was taken to Carle Hospital in Urbana, where she was treated and released.

Groves was ticketed for improper lane usage and driving under the influence of alcohol.

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hjw8383 wrote on May 08, 2012 at 11:05 am

Bottom line... don't put others at risk by drinking and driving.  You want to risk your own life, have at it, but it's the innocent people who pay. 

areader wrote on May 08, 2012 at 2:05 pm

Drinking and driving is TOTALLY stupid! I hope she learned a lesson!!!!!!