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ELKHART — An Elkhart woman who was hurt in a crash that hospitalized two other people now faces a criminal charge over a year later.

Esperanza Arias, 22, is charged with causing serious injury when operating a vehicle while intoxicated, a Level 5 felony. A warrant for her arrest was issued Tuesday following an investigation into the Feb. 20, 2020, crash on Old U.S. 33 near C.R. 1.

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