WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - The intersection of 41st Street and Shipyard Boulevard was shut down for hours after a wreck Thursday night.
Marguerite Merriman has been charged with driving while impaired. Her bond was set at $2,000.
Police say Merriman reportedly drove off the road and struck a pole that was holding up traffic lights in the intersection.
A spokesperson for the police department says multiple crews were called in to repair poles and traffic lights damaged in the single-car crash.
The intersection had reopened to traffic by 3:30 a.m. Friday, according to New Hanover County dispatch.