2 Children Injured, Brenda Brown Charged in Slidell, LA, DWI Accident
Slidell, LA -- May 1, 2017, two young children were injured and Brenda Brown faces charges after an accident involving intoxicated driving.
Slidell Police officials released several details surrounding the incident, which they say occurred at around 11:15 a.m. near the intersection of Gause Boulevard and Pine Street.
According to police investigators, Brown was driving a car eastbound along the highway when her vehicle lost control and went off-road. She over-corrected the vehicle to the opposite side of the road where it crashed into a fire hydrant and a pole.
As a result of the collision, the two children Brown was reportedly baby-sitting, a 1-year-old and a 4-year-old, suffered serious injuries. They were both taken to a local hospital for treatment. Brown was determined to be intoxicated at the time of the accident. She was placed under arrest and currently faces several charges relating to intoxicated driving and child endangerment.
At this time, police have not released any additional details.
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