Mother charged with intoxicated assault after collision severely injures child

SAN ANTONIO, TX – A three-month-old child is recovering in the hospital in serious condition following a suspected drunk driving collision caused by his 24-year-old mother early Monday morning.

According to KSAT, the accident occurred at about 2:30 a.m. along I-10 near the exit to Roland Road.

Witnesses say the SUV was traveling on the shoulder of the freeway when the vehicle darted across the interstate and collided with a concrete barrier.

Upon arrival at the scene, paramedics pulled the baby from the SUV and rushed them to the hospital to be treated for a severe head injury sustained in the collision.

The mother was arrested and charged with a number of felony offenses. She was booked into the Bexar County Jail on a $50,000 bond.


If you have been seriously injured or lost a loved one as the result of a drunk driving accident on San Antonio roads, you could be entitled to significant compensation. At Herrman and Herrman, our dedicated team of San Antonio drunk driving accident attorneys understands the emotional and physical toll an unexpected car accident can have on a person. Let us take on the complex legal system so you can focus solely on your recovery. Contact our offices today for a free consultation with regard to your unique case.

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