Woman charged with driving near 100mph with unrestrained baby in car


GREENVILLE CO., S.C. (WSPA) – A woman has been arrested after driving nearly 100 mph on I-385 with an unrestrained 1-year-old in the back seat.

32-year-old Danielle Sharlotte Flowers has been charged with reckless driving, failure to stop for a blue light, driving under suspension and child endangerment.

Flowers also has outstanding charges from Dorchester County and the S.C. Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services.

Flowers was driving about 90 mph when a deputy attempted a traffic stop near exit 22 on I-385.

According to reports, Flowers did not stop, but began driving near 100 mph and changed lanes erratically.

She then took exit 16, crossed Hwy 101, and came to a stop at the entrance ramp to get back on I-385.

Reports say that Flowers had a 1-year-old in the back seat who was not restrained.

A passenger in the car was taken into custody with an active warrant in Greenville County.

Flowers is currently being held at the Johnson Detention Center.

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