AN alleged drunk driver has caused more than $20,000 in damage after losing control of their car and ploughing through a cemetery in Queensland.
Emergency services were called to the Lewis Street cemetery in Roma, 470km inland of Brisbane, about 3.30am on Friday after a vehicle crashed through a fence and travelled about 40 metres across the graveyard.
Police said the vehicle destroyed about 20 gravesites and caused more than $20,000 in damage.
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The 31-year-old woman driving the car was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
She has since been charged with one count each of dangerous driving while affected by an intoxicating substance, driving under the influence of liquor, unlawful use of a motor vehicle and driving without a licence.
The woman is due to appear in the Roma Magistrates Court on May 25.