Deputy Says 18-Year Old Admits To Smoking Marijuana At Time Of Crash
Darren Doyle, story:
A Cub Run teenager was arrested after a vehicle collision and faces drug DUI and felony assault charges, according to the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office.
According to a press release from the Sheriff's office, law enforcement responded to 2200 Union Light Road on Tuesday, March 3rd at 6:22 pm to a report of a two-vehicle collision.
Law enforcement said that the driver of one of the vehicles, Jonathan D. Weaver (18) of Cub Run, KY, showed signs of impairment. A sheriff's deputy also said Weaver admitted to smoking marijuana and said he was "buzzing." The Sheriff's Office also reported that drug paraphernalia was found on Weaver's person.
The driver of the other vehicle, Deborah Sanders, of Cub Run, KY, was transported by EMS for possible injuries sustained from the collision.
Weaver was arrested and charged with:
Due to the driver of the other vehicle having possible injuries in the crash, Weaver was charged with felony Assault and Wanton Endangerment counts, according to Sheriff Shane Doyle.
Weaver was lodged in Hart County Jail.
The press release stated that the investigation is ongoing with further charges pending.