Woman Charged after 4th of July Drunk Driving Accident

As one child remains in the hospital with life threatening condition, a woman now faces drunk driving charges.

41-year-old Laurie Mendoza is in the Randall County Jail, today she was charged with intoxicated assault with a vehicle.

Mendoza was allegedly under the influence when she caused a multi-car accident on Bell street near John Stiff Park Saturday evening.

Four people were taken to the hospital, and a five-year-old is still in critical condition.