Kevin Dwayne Lofton, 38 of Rome, was arrested this week after he allegedly left the scene of an accident that sent a woman to the hospital with injuries.

Reports stated Lofton hit two vehicles on US 101 at Midway School Monday morning while he was driving under the influence of alcohol.

Police stated that Lofton left the scene at a high rate of speed before finally being spotted and arrested at US  101 at Shiflet Road.

Authorities stated that Lofton refused a DUI test.

Lofton is charged with serious injury by vehicle, driving under influence of alcohol, reckless driving and hit and run.