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Lawton woman facing child endangerment charges

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Lawton, Okla._A woman accused of driving under the influence of drugs, with her 2-year-old daughter in the car, could spend up to 10 years in prison.

According to an affidavit, 29-year-old Alexis Torres crashed her car into a guardrail near I-44 and Cache Road last Friday.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol Troopers said Torres appeared to be intoxicated. First responders said Torres admitted that she had taken some prescription pills before getting into the car.

Troopers also found a bottle of pills in her purse. She is facing several charges, including child endangerment while driving under the influence and drug possession.

 

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