A Chicago woman is accused of drunken driving after running a red light and crashing into another car.
Vivian Martinez, 25, of the 4000 block of West 25th Place, was charged with disobeying a red light, driving without proof of insurance, driving with a suspended license, damage to vehicle property, having an open container of alcohol and driving under the influence of prescription drugs, according to an Evergreen Park police report.
Martinez, a passenger in her car and the second driver in the crash, which happened at about 11:59 a.m. on Oct. 12 at the intersection of 93rd and Pulaski, were hospitalized, the report states.
A witness told police Martinez ran a red light and hit the other car.
Following the crash, police noticed an open 12 oz beer can in the front seat, the report states.Police report information is provided by the Evergreen Park Police Department and other law enforcement agencies. Charges are not evidence of guilt. They are a record of police actions on a given day, and persons charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. If you or a family member are charged or cited and the case is subsequently adjudicated, we encourage you to notify the editor. We will verify and report the outcome.