Islip Terrace Woman Arrested for DWI Crash With Kid

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York An Islip Terrace woman was arrested for drugged driving after she was involved in a crash while an 8-year-old boy was a passenger on Wednesday morning, New York State Police said.Margaret Dopfel was driving westbound on the Southern State Parkway when she rear-ended another vehicle near exit 36 in Lindenhurst shortly before 9 a.m., police said.Troopers found the 46-year-old woman to be impaired by drugs after she submitted to a chemical test of her blood, police said.Dopfel was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, endangering the welfare of a child and driving while intoxicated with a child under 16 in the vehicle, a felony under Leandra’s Law.The child was released to a family member.Dopfel will be arraigned Thursday at First District Court in Central Islip.last_img

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