September 29, 2023
Kimberly Kross

A Villager refused to take a breath take a look at after crashing her automotive in a roundabout.

Kimberly Ann Kross, 67, who lives at Creekside Touchdown, crashed her inexperienced Fiat at about 9 p.m. Tuesday within the roundabout at Bailey Path and Buena Vista Boulevard, based on an arrest report from the Sumter County Sheriff’s Workplace. Her car struck a light-weight pole within the roundabout.

A deputy observed that Kross had an “unsteady” stroll. The deputy might additionally scent alcohol on the Albany, N.Y. native’s breath.

She was invited to take part in subject sobriety workouts. She instructed the deputy she has had a bilateral hip alternative, however agreed to participate within the workouts any approach. Kross struggled via the workouts, main the deputy to conclude that she had been driving impaired.

Kross initially mentioned she would supply a breath pattern, however then mentioned she wanted to talk to “somebody” earlier than doing so. In the end, she didn’t present a breath pattern.

She was arrested on a cost of driving below the affect. She was booked on the Sumter County Detention Heart and launched $1,000 on bond. She was additionally ticketed for careless driving.