Morghan Smith charged with DUI after rear-ending car at traffic light

Morghan Smith charged with DUI after rear-ending car at traffic light

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27-year-old Morghan Smith was jailed on April 13th after rear-ending another vehicle at a yellow light while intoxicated. Police responded to Old Hickory Blvd and 24th Street and spoke with Smith, who explained that the car in Infront of her slammed on its brakes for a yellow light, and she didn’t have time to stop. While officers were speaking with her, they could smell alcohol coming from her breath and asked her if she had anything to drink; she said she had two beers at Hooters. Smith agreed to sobriety testing and performed poorly. She blew a .158% BAC on a breathalyzer and was transported to booking.

Morghan Smith (MNPD)
Morghan Smith (MNPD)

Morghan Paige Smith of Lewis Dr in Goodlettsville, TN, was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on April 14th, charged with driving under the influence. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $1,500, and the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office gave him pre-trial release from their facility.

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