LPD: Woman overdoses with child in car

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington police say a woman was found passed out in a car with a baby in the back seat.

They say they got the call just before 2 a.m. Monday about a woman slumped over the wheel of a vehicle in the parking lot of the Speedway on Winchester Road.

Emergency crews arrived and treated the woman at the scene. She was taken the taken to the hospital.

The baby, who police say was under the age of one, was not harmed. The child’s father came to the scene and the child was released to him.

Police say the woman will be charged with drug possession and endangering the welfare of a child.

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