Suffolk mother accused of driving drunk, crashing into ditch with two kids in vehicle

Posted at 7:34 PM, Dec 01, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-01 19:34:59-05
ashleigh kristen fiero

Ashleigh Kristen Fiero

Suffolk, Va. – A Suffolk mother is facing several charges after police say she crashed into a ditch while driving drunk with two kids in the vehicle.

On November 29th at 11:21 p.m., the officer responded to the crash on Kings Fork Road near Providence Road.

Police say Ashleigh Kristen Fiero, 41, was driving under the influence at the time.

She has been charged with a DUI, two counts of child abuse/neglect and she was also issued a summons for reckless driving/failure to maintain control.

Police say the two children, ages 6 and 7, and Fiero received emergency medical treatment on the scene.

No other details have been released.