A pedestrian was issued two citations for failing to cross properly at an intersection after being struck by a drunken driver early Sunday, according to the Frederick Police Department.
Officers responded to West Patrick Street and Willowdale Drive at about 2 a.m. after a person was struck by a motor vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle was identified as Jessica Jane Reis, of Frederick, and was determined to be under the influence of alcohol. Reis was arrested and charged with DUI, DUI per se and DWI.
Although police say Reis was intoxicated, the pedestrian was at fault for causing the crash, according to a news release.
The pedestrian was alert and conscious when police arrived and was taken to a trauma center for treatment. No one else was injured in the crash.