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Moneta U-Haul Driver Charged with DUI after Crash in Augusta Cou - NBC29 WVIR Charlottesville, VA News, Sports and Weather

Moneta U-Haul Driver Charged with DUI after Crash in Augusta County

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AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va (WVIR) -

State police say a drunken U-Haul driver caused a crash on interstate 81 in Augusta County that seriously injured a New Market woman.

The accident happened Saturday afternoon.

State police say a U-Haul driven by 57 year old Kevin Baer of Moneta failed to brake in time for slowing traffic and slammed into a GMC Sierra and a Toyota Camry.

The impact flipped the GMC on its roof.

A passenger, Patricia Schimmel, was flown to the University of Virginia Medical Center with serious injuries. Baer was also flown to UVA

He is now charged with DUI and police say more charges are pending.

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