Woman Gets in Car Accident with Unrestrained Infant in Front Seat

Published 05/31 2014 07:53PM

Updated 05/31 2014 08:04PM

An intoxicated woman gets in a car accident with an unrestrained infant in the front seat.

The accident happened in Evansville around 2:00 Saturday morning at the intersection of HWY-41 and Covert Avenue.

Evansville police tell us Athena Smith first drove away from the accident, but later stopped.

Officers gave smith a breathalyzer test and say she registered twice the legal limit.

Smith was arrested and charged with child neglect, hit-and-run and DUI.

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