Toddler critical in suspected drunk driving crash - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

2/11/10

Toddler critical in suspected drunk driving crash

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A one-year-old is in critical condition after a Wednesday night car accident, where police believe the toddler was not restrained in the vehicle and the driver may have been under the influence of alcohol.

The woman responsible for the wreck, 18-year-old Maria Magana, was driving west in the 2700 block of 81st street when she rear-ended a parked pickup truck around 7:00 p.m.

The one-year-old, Deshaun Washington, suffered critical injuries. According to the police report, he was sitting unrestrained in the front passenger seat. He was taken to Covenant Children's Hospital.

Magana was also not wearing a seatbelt and suffered serious injuries. She was taken to Covenant Hospital.

NewsChannel 11 is continuing to follow this story and will bring you the details as soon as they become available.

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