Cops: Intoxicated woman holding a baby on lap crashes car
EPHRATA, Pa. - Police say a Pennsylvania woman was driving under the influence and holding a baby on her lap when she crashed her vehicle into a curb.
Police tell LNP that Erika Rizzon, of Ephrata, struck a curb at the intersection just after 10 p.m. Saturday in Ephrata.
Witnesses told police that the 32-year-old Rizzon was holding a baby at the time of the crash.
Ephrata police Sgt. Philip Snavely says the 8-month-old child was checked for injuries, then was released to a family member.
Rizzon was arraigned Sunday on charges of driving under the influence and child endangerment and released on $3,000 unsecured bail.
Online court documents don't list an attorney for her.
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