The Chicago Tribune reported that a high school student was pulled over after police clocked her car going 118 m.p.h. near Merrillville, Ind. on September 10. The Crown Point, Ind. 17 year-old girl told police she was in a rush because she was going to be late for school.
According to the police report, the girl, driving a 2000 Toyota Celica, was pulled over for weaving in and out of traffic. The officer detected the smell of alcohol. During a breath test, the girl registered higher than .08%.
She was arrested for DUI and ticketed for reckless driving, unsafe lane movement, speeding and not having a driver’s license in her possession.