James McKibbin Green IV (Image: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center)
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia police have arrested a man they say was driving drunk in an accident that injured several people late Saturday night.
James McKibbin Green IV, 29, is charged with felony DUI.
Officers say Green was under the influence of alcohol when he crashed near the intersection of Millwood Avenue and Washington Street around 11:30 p.m. Saturday.
According to investigators, Green was traveling east on Washington Street when he failed to yield to a car traveling north on Millwood, colliding with that other vehicle. The crash caused Green's car to flip on its side.
Green and four other passengers in his car had to be taken to the hospital. One of the passengers suffered severe injuries. The driver of the other car did not suffer severe injuries, according to officers.