Pregnant Woman Arrested After Being Caught Driving While on Drugs

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

A pregnant woman is in jail after state troopers say she was caught driving with a child while high on meth.

31-year-old Lisa Buchanan was pulled over for a defective license plate.

That's when a Trooper says he smelled meth on her.

After searching her car, he found two bags of meth, syringes and a pipe.

Buchanan's two year old daughter was in the back seat.

During the arrest, Buchanan started having contractions and was taken to the hospital.

She didn't give birth but was later arrested and taken to jail.

She's charged with possession and driving while intoxicated with a child present.

Her husband, Scott, is also charged for possession and endangerment.