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Police: Suspected Drunk Driver Blames Crash On Prescription Meds

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A suspected drunk driver blamed a crash into a light pole on some prescription medication she was taking, according to police.

Police said Chelsea Newton drove off the side of the exit ramp from Interstate 440 to West End, and hit a pole.

When police arrived, they said she was had trouble standing and talking. Police said she blamed it on drugs she was taking for Attention Deficit Disorder.

She could face more charges as police said she set off the sprinkler system while she was being booked.

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