YORK COUNTY, NC (The Herald) – A suspected illegal immigrant is being held at the York County jail after she crashed a car while driving drunk on Interstate 77 with four kids, police said.
Teresa Antonia Caceras-Rivera, 25, was charged with DUI, child endangerment and having no driver license by troopers with the S.C. Highway Patrol.
Caceras-Rivera crashed on I-77 northbound, near mile marker 80, around 11 p.m. Wednesday, said patrol Lance Cpl. Gary Miller.
The car went off the right side of the road, hit an embankment and overturned, Miller said.
All four children in the car were injured, and were taken to Piedmont Medical Center for treatment, Miller said.
Caceras-Rivera, of Denver, N.C., was not injured and was arrested at the scene of the crash, Miller said.
The relationship between Caceras-Rivera and the children is unclear.
She is being held without bond at the York County jail by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials, jail and police records show.