Woman arrested in South Austin for drunk driving crash with kids in car
Austin Police have arrested a woman who they say was driving under the influence when she was involved in a crash with three children in her vehicle.
According to the arrest affidavit, Lizabeth Sanchez Gonzalez, 31, is charged with driving while intoxicated with child passenger, a state jail felony.
The incident happened Thursday around 10 p.m. on East Riverside Drive and Alta Vista Avenue.
Court documents say APD responded to the collision and noticed Gonzalez had three children in her car.
Police say Gonzalez had a strong odor of alcohol along with bloodshot eyes.