A Whitewater woman charged with seventh-offense intoxicated driving told police she had been taking prescription medications, according to a criminal complaint filed in Walworth County Court.

Walworth County sheriff’s deputies said Laura Du Four, 56, of 343 S. Eden Court drove while intoxicated at about 5:28 p.m. Oct. 21 at Highway 12 and Cox Road in the town of Whitewater, according to the complaint, filed Oct. 22.

Du Four admitted to taking Trazadone and muscle relaxers, the complaint states. A deputy reported seeing her vehicle cross the center line.

Results from a blood test are pending.

Du Four has previous OWI convictions from 2002, 2006 twice, 2008, 2009 and 2010.

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