Houston Woman Charged in Deadly DWI

A woman faces murder charges in a crash last month that left her seven-year old child dead.

Prosecutors say 29-year old Edith Abrego had her three-children in the car when she smashed into a pole on Maxey Rd July 7.  Two of the children, aged four and six, were treated for non-life threatening injuries, but her son was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene. 

Sources say Abrego had three drugs in her system at the time – Xanax, methamphetamine, and amphetamine. 

Investigators don’t know whether any of the children were wearing seat belts at the time.

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