PORTLAND, Ore.- A woman has pleaded innocent to charges of
drunken driving and neglecting her 2-year-old son.
Police say they found 28-year-old
Cassandra Kimmel slumped in the driver's seat of her car.
Police say Kimmel told
officers she had been driving her son to stores in search of a Halloween
costume. Police say the woman told officers she had taken oxycodone for tooth
pain in the morning and drank vodka and lemonade in the afternoon.
After the woman became unconscious, police say the child left the car
and knocked on the door of a nearby house for help.