UPDATE: Driver Charged with DUI after Head-On Crash

UPDATE: 4/12/14 @ 4:40 p.m.
KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A woman has been arrested following a crash on I-64 where she and another driver were injured. Investigators say alcohol was involved.

It happened about 3:30 a.m. Saturday on I-64 between Nitro and Cross Lanes.

911 dispatchers received a report of a car travelling the wrong way. While deputies were searching for the vehicle, they say it hit another car head-on.

The driver, Lori Call was given a breath test on scene, which showed that her blood alcohol content was more than three times the legal limit.

Deputies say Call's vehicle continued to move another 300 feet after the crash.

Call suffered a leg injury, while the other driver, a 30-year-old man, is being treated for several injuries.

Call has been arrested and charged with DUI causing injury and failure to maintain control.

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ORIGINAL STORY 4/12/14
CROSS LANES, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A head-on car crash involving a wrong-way driver shut down all lanes of Interstate 64 West for about an hour early Saturday morning.

Investigators say it happened about 3:30 a.m. near the Cross Lanes exit. Dispatchers tell WSAZ.com that multiple people were hurt but say the number of people hurt and the extent of their injuries are not yet known.

The wreck is being investigated by the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office.

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