City police responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Union Street about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and allegedly discovered the drivers ability was impaired by drugs.
Kara A. Hall, 21, of 3 S. Jefferson St., Carthage, was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs and being an unlicensed driver. The crash occurred near the intersection of Union and Franklin streets.
She was taken to Samaritan Medical Center for treatment, where she was cited with the charges. She was issued an appearance ticket for City Court.