A Ronkonkoma woman was arrested Monday morning after crashing her car on Sunrise Highway with her two young children in the vehicle, according to the Suffolk County Sheriff's Office.
Darlene Graham, 29, was under the influence of drugs and alcohol at the time of the crash, which occurred on the eastbound side of the highway near Lakeland Avenue in Oakdale, around 8:30 a.m., the Sheriff's Office said in a press release.
Graham's children, ages 3 and 6, suffered minor injuries. Graham is being treated at a local hospital.
Graham, who had two outstanding warrants for criminal mischief and grand larceny at the time of her arrest, is charged with two felony counts of aggravated DWI with a child in violation of Leandra's Law, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and driving with a suspended registration, officials said.
Child Protective Services was notified after the crash and the children were released to the care of a family member.