Trailer hit by impaired driver in Cumming

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CUMMING, Ga. — A woman backed into a trailer and knocked it off its blocks, according to a Forsyth County Sheriff’s incident report.

On June 4, the property manager of homes in the 5000 block of Shady Grove Road told deputies a woman driving a red Yukon struck the trailer hitch of a trailer parked in the RV lot.

The man said he saw the woman in the truck when she stopped to get a soda out of the vending machine next to his office. He said she seemed off, but she left.

A few minutes later, a handyman said the trailer had been hit.

Deputies talked to the woman in the Yukon, who was still parked in the parking lot.

Deputies saw the right front bumper had fresh damage.

The woman said she guessed she hit the trailer but does not remember doing it.

She said she felt a bump when she back out of the parking space at the RV she was visiting.

Deputies said the trailer was knocked off its blocks, and the jack stands were also bent.

Janice Beck, 44, was charged with driving under the influence and criminal damage to property, misdemeanors. Beck was taken to Forsyth County Detention Center.

FH 06-18-14