Lady Lake, FL (January 2, 2018) – Police say that a Lady Lake man was arrested after he was caught driving under the influence following an accident that led to serious injuries in one person.
28-year-old Ryan Thomas Roberts was charged with driving under the influence with serious bodily injury following an accident where a woman was ejected from a vehicle and seriously injured.
Roberts had been behind the wheel of a white Nissan that crashed into a power pole in Fruitland Park. A female passenger in his vehicle, identified as Kayce McRae, was profusely bleeding at the scene and allegedly screaming for help following the accident. One of her legs was completely severed with an open fracture and she needed to be saved from the vehicle by emergency responders.
Both Roberts and McRae had been transported to a local hospital. Roberts’ blood tested positive for MDMA and methamphetamine.
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