A Clay Community School Corporation teacher was one of two women arrested after an accident in rural Clay County Sunday evening.
Melinda Ellis and Anita Miller, both from Brazil, were arrested by the Clay County Sheriff's Department after failing field sobriety tests and booked into the Clay County Justice Center on the following charges:
With a BAC of 0.12, Ellis, the driver of the vehicle, was preliminarily charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated, possession of marijuana under 30 grams and possession of paraphernalia.
With a BAC of 0.17, Miller, the passenger and a physical education teacher at North Clay Middle School, was preliminarily charged with public intoxication, disorderly conduct and indecent exposure.
The Brazil Times will update this story as new information becomes available.