Mom Accused of DWI Out on Bail

2 kids were hurt in Dix Hills Road crash.

A woman accused of driving drunk after an accident that left her two children injured is due back in court Tuesday.

Laquita Brooks, 39, of Wyandanch was arrested Thursday night after her car struck a signs and a tree on Dix Hills Road near Dellwood Drive. Her daughter, 7, suffered a serious head injury and was taken to Cohen Children's Hospital. Her son, 5, was slightly injured. 

She was released on $2,500 bond on Friday. She faces multiple counts of aggravated driving while intoxicated, and child endangerment.
Six Pack December 28, 2013 at 02:53 PM
$2500. Nice. So that's what the lives of her children are worth. Glad the system didn't ruin her weekend plans and she can bring in the new year with a glass raised. How about a 100 grand. Let her think about what she did and could have done to those little babies


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