ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- A mother is injured after being hit by a drunk driver Friday night in Arlington while she was putting her children into an SUV, according to Arlington police.
It happened in the 6000 block of Little Falls Road, where a similar fatal accident happened on February 24, police said.
The driver, identified as 54-year-old Susan Geigan, was intoxicated when she hit the mother, whose SUV was legally parked on the side of the road, according to police.
Geigan's vehicle spun around and came to a halt in the eastbound lanes. She is free on bond after being charged with DUI.
Police are currently working with the Department of Environmental Services section to evaluate traffic measures and to help find ways to prevent accidents happening in the area, authorities said.