CBS 4 reports that A high school student was seriously injured while jogging in Coconut Grove on Sunday. City of Miami Police say that an 18-year old was jogging near Virginia Street and West Trade Avenue around 12:30 a.m. when he was struck by a Jeep driven by a 32-year old woman.
Arriving officers said they smelled alcohol on the woman's breath but she refused to take a breath test. She also failed a roadside sobriety test.
DUI with serious bodily injury is a third-degree felony punishable by a maximum of up to 5 years in state prison.
Felony DUI is a serious charge that can result in a felony conviction, large fines, and a suspension of your driver's license. It could also result in prison time.
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