Jefferson City Teen Injured by Alleged Drunk Driver
JEFFERSON CITY - A 48-year-old Jefferson City woman was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated and second-degree assault after she crashed her vehicle into a teen driver's Thursday night while allegedly drunk.
The woman, Sanjuvini Sanders, attempted to make a left-hand turn onto eastbound Missouri Boulevard from South Country Club Drive when she collided with a vehicle coming from the opposite direction.
A 16-year-old Jefferson City girl who was driving the car suffered moderate injuries in the accident and was taken by ambulance to a local hospital.
A 15-year-old passenger in the victim's car was uninjured in the accident.
(Editor's note: Sanjuvini Sanders was previously stated as a male. The story has been changed to state that Sanders is female.)