Ishpeming woman pleads to driving drunk

Apr 3, 2015

MARQUETTE, MI--   A sentencing date has been set for an Ishpeming woman who pleaded guilty to hitting a State Police car in Chocolay Township while driving drunk. 

Carol Saari

Carol Saari, 38, pleaded to driving while intoxicated and driving with an open intoxicant last week.  She faces up to six months in jail. 

Sentencing is set for May 4.

Saari’s vehicle collided with a patrol car that was conducting a traffic stop on M-28 near Kawbawgam Road.  No one was injured in the crash.