Intoxicated Woman Steps into Traffic

Fort Bragg Police report that a Fort Bragg woman was injured Saturday after reportedly stepping into traffic at the intersection of Highways 1 and 20 in Fort Bragg…….while she was drunk. Fort Bragg Officers responded to the intersection about 5:30 p.m. Nov. 22 when it was reported that a woman had stepped off the median and into traffic. When officers arrived, they found the 49-year-old woman, identified as Heather DeWolf, lying in the northbound lane of Hwy. 1, just south of the intersection with Hwy. 20. Due to DeWolf’s alleged level of intoxication, officers could not obtain a statement from her, but, according to witnesses, DeWolf had stepped into the path of a Toyota Prius being driven by James Stavely, 68, of Fort Bragg. THe Woman was transported to the hospital with minor injuries and later released. The Prius sustained moderate damage and was driven from the scene.