Woman charged with extreme DUI after driving wrong way on Loop 202 in Phoenix

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A woman is behind bars with multiple DUI charges including extreme DUI after she allegedly drove the wrong way on the Loop 202 in Phoenix early Wednesday morning. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) A woman is behind bars with multiple DUI charges including extreme DUI after she allegedly drove the wrong way on the Loop 202 in Phoenix early Wednesday morning. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
Mug shot of 24-year-old Yvonne Christina Cruze. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) Mug shot of 24-year-old Yvonne Christina Cruze. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
Cruze was arrested and booked on three counts of endangerment as well as multiple DUI charges including extreme DUI, DPS said. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Cruze was arrested and booked on three counts of endangerment as well as multiple DUI charges including extreme DUI, DPS said. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

A woman is behind bars with multiple DUI charges including extreme DUI after she allegedly drove the wrong way on the Loop 202 in Phoenix early Wednesday morning.

Multiple callers reported a wrong-way driver heading westbound in the eastbound lanes of the Loop 202 near Priest Drive around 1:30 a.m., according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety.

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Troopers were then advised the silver sedan, driven by 24-year-old Yvonne Christina Cruze, exited off Third Street.

With help from the Phoenix Police Firebird helicopters, a trooper located the vehicle and stopped Cruze near Third and Oak streets.

[MUG SHOT: Yvonne Christina Cruze]

Cruze was arrested and booked on three counts of endangerment as well as multiple DUI charges including extreme DUI, DPS said.

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