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Woman arrested for drunk driving for 2nd time in 2 weeks

She failed a field-sobriety test and blew a .17.

Posted: Nov. 9, 2017 10:00 AM
Updated: Nov. 9, 2017 2:23 PM

Olmsted County, Minn. – A woman who was arrested Oct. 28 for driving while intoxicated with a child in the car is in trouble again.
According to the Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office, 49-year-old Laura Jackson is facing two counts of second-degree DWI, driving after revocation and failure to report property damage after she allegedly drove off the road, hit a tree and got stuck in a yard around 1:42 p.m. Wednesday.
The incident happened in the 500 block of Byron Ave. N in Byron.
When deputies arrived they saw another car driving away with two occupants. A traffic stop ensued and Jackson was found in the passenger seat and identified as the driver of the crashed vehicle.
She failed a field-sobriety test and blew a .17.
After the Oct. 28 incident she pled guilty to DUI and her license was revoked Nov. 4.

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