Brentwood mom accused of driving drunk with daughter in car

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A Brentwood mom has been arrested and accused of driving drunk with her young daughter in the car.

According to police, Karlita Rojas-Reyes lost control on the Long Island Expressway in Melville just before midnight Wednesday.

Police say Rojas-Reyes crashed into the median wall east of exit 49 with her 9-year-old daughter in the car.

Rojas-Reyes and her daughter were treated for minor injuries.

The girl was released to her grandfather.

Rojas-Reyes is charged with felony DWI under Leandra’s Law.

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