Alleged drunk driver pleads guilty in fatal crash

THE BRONX - The Bronx woman accused of a drunk driving crash that killed a young girl has pled guilty to manslaughter.

Carmen Huertas flipped her car on the Henry Hudson Parkway killing 11-year-old Leandra Rosado and injuring several other children. This prompted Leandra?s Law, which makes it a felony to drive drunk with children in the car.

Huertas could face up to 14 years in prison.

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