Intoxication Assault Charge Added to Previous Charges - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

7/7/08

Intoxication Assault Charge Added to Previous Charges

More than a year later, the Lubbock District Attorney's Office adds an additional charge against a Lubbock man accused of crashing a dirt-bike with a child on his lap.

James Yelvington now faces a felony charge of intoxication assault with a vehicle - in addition to a charge of injury to a child.

Police say Yelvington's blood alcohol level was above the legal limit when he crashed into a Jeep in the 6700 Block of 5th Street.

A 4-year-old child, who was not wearing a helmet, was riding on his lap.

Both suffered minor injuries.

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