DAYTONA BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) — A new police report reveals the first words a pregnant woman who allegedly drove her three young children into the ocean said after the incident.
The report released Monday says a Daytona Beach safety officer asked Ebony Wilkerson if she was injured after she swerved the car into the ocean last week. Wilkerson responded alleging she was abused by her husband.READ MORE: Man Jumped Fence, Ran Onto Tarmac At Miami International Airport
Wilkerson is being held on $1.2 million bail. She is charged with three counts of attempted murder and three counts of child abuse.READ MORE: Drive-By Shooting in Miami Leaves One Dead, Two Injured
Bystanders and officers helped pull her and her children — ages 3, 9 and 10 — from their minivan as it was almost submerged.
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