Drunk mom drove with kids atop car: cops

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Young allegedly didn't want the seats of her car to get wet, so she told the kids to ride on top of the car. (Photo: Crowley Police Department via the Smoking Gun)

CROWLEY, Texas (PIX11) — A Texas mom picking up six children from a pool didn’t want to get her seats wet, so she made the kids sit on top of the car’s trunk, resulting in four of them tumbling off into the street.

According to the Smoking Gun, Kisha Young, 38, was drunk when she made a sharp turn while the children, ages 8 to 14, were atop the car as she was making the one mile drive to her home.

A 12-year-old girl who fell off the moving Chevrolet Malibu suffered a severe head injury, according to the police.

Another woman in the car was was the mother of one of the children and allegedly gave her kid permission to ride outside the vehicle.

King has been charged with intoxication assault with a vehicle, injury to a child and driving with intoxicated with a child under the age of 15, all felonies.

The other woman in the car hasn’t been charged with a crime.

She remains in jail on $110,000 bond.

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