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Published October 22, 2012, 06:11 PM

Bail set for Minot woman in fiery Moorhead crash

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - A Minot woman accused of driving drunk and causing a fiery crash on Highway 75 North of Moorhead, made her first court appearance in a wheelchair today.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - A Minot woman accused of driving drunk and causing a fiery crash on Highway 75 North of Moorhead, made her first court appearance in a wheelchair today.

25-year old Brianna Pallotta is charged with 2 counts of DWI, and one count of criminal vehicular operation.

The judge set bail at $80,000 without conditions or $50,000 with conditions.

Authorities say Pallotta tried to pass a vehicle and crashed into an oncoming car on Highway 75 on October 9th.

The patrol says she was going between 85 and 90 miles an hour. Nolan and Doris Underlee of Hendrum were injured.

Pallotta had to be pulled from her burning car. She has four prior drunk driving convictions.

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