ISLIP, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Long Island woman was arrested Friday night for driving while intoxicated with her four-month-old son in the vehicle.
Tina Fitzpatrick, 32, of Islip, was driving her 2010 Hyundai on 47th Street in Islip just before midnight when she struck a pole just east of Commack Road.READ MORE: 10-Year-Old Boy Found Dead In Harlem, Police Investigating
Upon interviewing Fitzpatrick, the responding officer determined that she was intoxicated and placed her under arrest. She was transported to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, where she was treated for minor injuries.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine In New York: Javits Center Vaccination Site Now Open 24 Hours
Fitzpatrick’s four-month-old son was unharmed and turned over to a family member.MORE NEWS: Paramedic Speaks Out About Being Bitten On Face During Routine Call In Brooklyn: 'We Need Better Protection'
Fitzpatrick was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child, a felony under Leandra’s Law, as well as endangering the welfare of a child.