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Cordes Lakes Woman Arrested For DUI After A Car Accident With A Child In The Car

Christina Derenia

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Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Cordes Lakes woman recently after she crashed her car, while drunk, with her three-year-old child inside. Deputies were called out to the 20-thousand-900 block of East Deer Valley Lane in Cordes Lakes after 42-year-old Christina Derenia crashed into foliage on the property. Her three-year-old child was in the car with her at the time. She resisted arrest when deputies tried to get her out the car, but was eventually taken into custody. Derenia had an extremely high BAC, blowing a .245. She is charged with aggravated DUI, child abuse and resisting arrest.