(Update 11:15 a.m.) – Prime is now facing charges of driving while intoxicated, careless and imprudent driving, and no seat belt.
An accident in Lafayette County Saturday morning resulted in moderate injuries for the driver. According to the Highway Patrol, Lacey Prime, 25, of Oak Grove was eastbound on Highway 224 when her vehicle travelled off the roadway, she then overcorrected, travelled off the roadway again, down an embankment, striking a utility pole and overturning. A passenger in the vehicle, James Fizer, 27, of Napoleon received minor injuries .Prime received moderate injuries. Both were transported by ambulance to Centerpoint Hospital.