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Fayette Co. woman arrested for DUI with children in vehicle

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MEADOW BRIDGE (WVVA) -

A Fayette County woman was arrested for driving under the influence with children in the vehicle.

Sheriff Mike Fridley says the incident happened Saturday on Meadow Bridge Rd. in Meadow Bridge.

Fayette County 911 received a call about an accident with two unconscious adults in a vehicle and two children in the back seat trying to flag down traffic for help.

When fire crews arrived on scene, they found 50 year old Marcella G. Harper and 56 year old John Hancock of meadow bridge who both appeared to be intoxicated.

The 16 year old and 11 year old in the vehicle were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Harper was arrested for aggravated DUI with a minor in the vehicle and a felony charge of child neglect.

Hancock will be served a warrant when he's released from the hospital.

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