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Published May 06, 2013, 08:59 PM

Woman who lost her 2-boys to a drunk driver has been arrested

(WDAY TV) -- A woman who lost her 2-boys to a drunk driver, and fought for tougher drunk driving laws during the North Dakota legislature, has been arrested in an alcohol related incident.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

(WDAY TV) -- A woman who lost her 2-boys to a drunk driver, and fought for tougher drunk driving laws during the North Dakota legislature, has been arrested in an alcohol related incident.

Sandy Hernandez was pulled over around 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon in Bottineau County. She now faces 3-charges, including actual physical control of a vehicle, and leaving the scene of an accident.

Hernandez and her husband, Juan Ruiz, gave emotional testimony to lawmakers, for tougher DUI laws. A drunk driver killed their two boys near Lake Metigoshe in July of 2012.

Her first court appearance is later this month.

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