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Woman accused of DUI with 4-year-old in the car

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Jessica Baker (Source: LMDC) Jessica Baker (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Police say a woman failed a field sobriety test after being involved in an accident while her child was in the car.

According to her arrest report, Jessica Baker, 27, of Louisville admitted to taking anxiety medication when police asked her if she had used any narcotics. Her 4-year-old child was in the backseat. No injuries were reported.

The accident occurred at Poplar Level Road and Indian Trail. Police say that Baker had slurred speech, failed to follow instructions during the test and had trouble maintaining her balance. She was arrested around 4:30 p.m. on June 4.

Baker is charged with aggravated DUI and endangering the welfare of a minor.

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