An Elyria Ohio woman, driving with 3 children, was arrested and charged with DUI. She told police that her car had broken down with a dead battery. The car was found straddling the middle of the highway with no hazard lights on. Police say the driver’s breath smelled of alcohol and she failed several field sobriety tests. She refused submit to a urine test to determine her concentration of alcohol (BAC).
The woman home with a passenger and three children, ages 3 to 5. She was arrested and charged with DUI and three counts of endangering children. The children were released from the Elyria police station to an aunt. County Children Services have been notified of the incident.