TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Police say a woman has been arrested in Troy for allegedly driving drunk with her kids in the car.
Authorities arrested 58-year-old Carolyn Bujak of Troy for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, Aggravated DWI Leandra’s Law and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.
Officials say on Monday night, Bujak was driving on Northern Drive in Troy when she caused an accident by backing into another car at a traffic light.
There was a child passenger in Bujak’s vehicle.
Police say a Trooper responded to the scene and interviewed her. She showed signs of intoxication and then failed sobriety tests.
She was taken into custody and processed at the Brunswick barracks.
Bujak’s blood alcohol content was found to be .18%.
She was issued tickets and released to a third party. She’s scheduled to appear in Troy Police Court on a later date.