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News: Drunk driver charged after West Des Moines crash

DES MOINES, IA - A woman is being charged with OWI and 3 counts of child endangerment after a collision in west Des Moines on Saturday.

KCCI reports the woman was driving with three children in the parking lot of McDonald's on 51st Street when she collided with a light pole.

Police say that there was an open liquor bottle in the vehicle. She was taken into custody after failing to pass both a breathalyzer and field sobriety test.

It is unclear if any of the children were injured in the wreck.

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