Curwensville, PA – A Clearfield County woman is facing DUI charges after she drove her vehicle onto a frozen river.

Jamie English of Shiloh drove onto an icy section of the West Branch of the Susquehanna in Curwensville on New Year’s Eve.

It happened around 8 p.m. near Bloomington Avenue and River Street. Police say English drove her vehicle down a boat launch and onto the river, then continued to drive until she was completely stuck.

She was already out of the vehicle by the time that emergency crews arrived.

Police say that English had been drinking beforehand and will be charged with DUI.


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