Police: Impaired driver plows into box truck

Police: Impaired driver plows into box truck

FORT THOMAS, KY (FOX19) - A woman was charged with driving under the influence after plowing into a box truck on Interstate 471 Monday.

Ashley Kennedy, 29, had a child in her vehicle when she collided with the truck around 11 a.m. near the Fort Thomas exit.

A family friend picked up the girl and Kennedy was taken away in a police car, according to authorities in Fort Thomas.

Kennedy also faces wanton endangerment and driving with a suspended license charges. She is being held on a $10,000 bond.

The box truck driver was treated by medics. His condition is unknown at this time.

Crews cleared the debris and reopened the interstate about an hour after the crash.

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