Bangor woman charged with OUI after being stopped for speeding

Posted March 30, 2012, at 2:56 p.m.
Last modified March 30, 2012, at 7:06 p.m.

HOLDEN, Maine — Police arrested a Bangor woman early Friday morning and charged her with driving under the influence after a traffic stop on U.S. Route 1A.

Holden police Officer Bruce Graybill stopped a vehicle driven by Diana Miller, 58, after he clocked it traveling at 69 mph in a 45 mph zone, Police Chief Gene Worcester said Friday afternoon.

“The officer, when he approached the vehicle, smelled the odor of intoxicants,” Worcester said.

Miller failed a field sobriety test, according to Worcester, and was taken to the Penobscot County Jail in Bangor, where an breathalyzer test revealed she had a blood alcohol level of 0.12.

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Miller was charged with operating under the influence and since has been bailed out of jail, according to Worcester.

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