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Paducah, KY mother arrested after driving her car into a ditch with kids in back seat

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

A Kentucky woman faces a long list of charges, accused of driving drunk and crashing her car while her three kids and husband were in the vehicle.

Paducah police got the call to a vehicle in a ditch off North Friendship Road and Canon Drive around 9:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, 2016.

Investigators say Danielle Hayes, 35 of Paducah, was the driver of the car, and clearly drunk to officers on the scene.

Police say Hayes was behind the wheel when she lost control of her car, ran off the road and into the roadside ditch.

Hayes’ husband Aaron, was also in the car at the time at the crash, along with the couple’s 13, 5, and 1 year-old children.

Danielle Hayes is now charged with four counts of Wanton Endangerment, Aggravated Drunk Driving, and driving without insurance.

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