DANVILLE — A Mahanoy City woman faces charges of driving while under the influence of drugs following a two-vehicle accident April 6 at Routes 11 and 54.

Marian E. Noll, 52, was charged with driving while under the influence of morphine and careless driving.

Patrolman Justin Stanley said Noll appeared to be swaying slightly as she stood. He asked her if she had taken any medication or used any controlled substances prior to driving with Noll saying she took her prescribed 30 mg of morphine along with other medication before driving. She said she knew she wasn’t supposed to drive after taking the drug.

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