Fox9 reporter charged with DWI

TV news reporters fall fast too. And they also get a taste of their own medicine as their picture and embarrassing moment is broadcast across the Twin Cities. Lessons to be learned and ratings to gain!

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Police arrested Beth McDonough in Minnetonka on Nov. 1, according to KSTP. McDonough reports for KMSP/Fox 9 News. She faces four charges.

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According to the criminal complaint, McDonough hit another vehicle on Interstate 394 near Highway 169 shortly before 1 a.m.

Officers caught up with McDonough and noticed signs of intoxication. An intoxilyzer test recorded McDonough's blood-alcohol concentration at .24.

This is McDonough's second DWI arrest in 15 months. She is on a four-year probation from a 2007 DWI, which required her not to get any DWI or driving violations.

Her charges: Two counts of second-degree DWI, a count of leaving the scene of accident and a count of careless driving.


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