Pressly struck a deal Thursday with prosecutors that will allow her to avoid jail time. Instead, she'll serve three years' probation, complete a six-month alcohol program and pay $390 in fees plus penalties.
In exchange, prosecutors dropped another count of driving under the influence.
Conflicting results of blood alcohol-tests performed by the police and the My Name Is Earl alum's defense team also contributed to lessened penalties. The 34-year-old actress, who stars in Fox's upcoming sitcom I Hate My Teenage Daughter, faced six months in jail if convicted.