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LaSalle Avenue woman charged with aggravated DWI

NIAGARA FALLS – A woman was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated after police responded to the report of a hit-and-run crash in the 400 block of Hyde Park Boulevard about 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

Crystal A. Bender, 37, of LaSalle Avenue posted a blood-alcohol level of 0.28 percent, police said. Officers responded to the scene found firefighters treating the suspect in a car, with a broken wine glass on the floor beside her, police said.

Officers said they had to halt field sobriety tests out of concern for the safety of the suspect. There was no other information available on whether a crash preceded the arrest.

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