Gainesville woman arrested for DUI with kids in the vehicle
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - A woman from Gainesville was arrested for crashing her vehicle with children inside while under the influence of narcotics.
Alachua County Sheriff’s Office deputies pulled over Holly Hunter, 30, on Monday for failing to stay in her lane. When they stopped her, deputies noticed major damage on the side of the vehicle, later determined to be from crashing into a pole off U.S. Highway 441.
The two small children in the vehicle were taken to UF Health Pediatrics.
Deputies called FHP to take over the investigation. Troopers say Hunter had a difficult time standing and speaking to troopers.
Inside her purse, troopers found baggies containing meth.
Hunter is charged with child neglect, DUI with property damage, hit and run, drug possession, and drug equipment position. She was booked into the Alachua County Jail on a $13,000 bond.
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