Intoxicated Woman Drives Car into Church on Christmas Eve
Mary Madeline Kaufelt
HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC)—A
21-year-old woman is facing charges after she drove her car off the road and
into a church early Christmas Eve morning.
Around 2:15 a.m. on Dec. 24,
officers responded to Epiphany Lutheran Church at 1400 Horsepen Road for a
report of a single-vehicle accident. Mary Madeline Kaufelt was arrested and
charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence.
Kaufelt was not injured in the
crash. The building suffered minor damage, but remains structurally sound and
Christmas Eve services are expected to go on as scheduled.