Woman arrested and charged with intoxication assault

Four people including three children sent to hospital

VICTORIA, Texas- Monday just after 10 p.m., a Victoria police officer worked a crash involving two vehicles in the 3300 block of N. Ben Jordan St.

Authorities said a 1997 Buick LeSabre was traveling southbound while a 2004 Chevrolet Tahoe traveling northbound failed to yield while trying to turn left.

The driver of the Buick, Valerie Garcia, 27, along with her three children ages 5, 7, and 8 were transported by Victoria Fire Department EMS to a local hospital with critical serious bodily injuries.

The driver of the Chevrolet, Jessica Cuellar, 40, was arrested on suspicion of intoxication assault with a vehicle. She was taken to the Victoria County Jail.


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