Police say a St.Marys woman faces charges after she hit a person with a vehicle while impaired.

First responders were called out to Thomas Street in St.Marys around 7:45 last Friday night.

Police say a car had driven up, over the curb, hit a parked van and pushed it into a pedestrian.

The person who was hit was brought to the hospital with minor injuries.

The 36-year-old driver was arrested for driving while impaired.

She gave breath samples at the detachment which police say showed she had been drinking alcohol.

She faces charges including driving while impaired.