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Boca woman accused of DUI crash while driving with child passenger

Boca woman accused of DUI crash while driving with child passenger

Police say a woman was driving drunk with a 7-year-old boy in the back seat when she caused a three-car crash in Boca Raton on Sunday.

The crash happened just before 9 p.m. when Colleen Cooney-Platten, 44, of Boca Raton, was driving in the 800 block of Federal Highway. That's where Cooney-Platten told police she was slowing down to stop and turn around to talk to a passenger in the back seat, police said.

But before she stopped her silver, 2013 Volkswagen, her car slammed into another car in front of her,...

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