A Glendale police officer arrested Ashley Cliff, 29, on charges of manslaughter and driving under the influence.
She allegedly had a blood alcohol content of at least two times the legal limit when she struck and killed a pedestrian on the afternoon of June 7. The incident took place near 83rd and Glendale avenues.
According to Randy Stewart, a Glendale Police Department spokesman, Cliff’s vehicle was traveling east on 83rd Avenue when it passed a patrol vehicle and hit a pedestrian, who later died.
Cliff also is charged with endangerment. Her two children were in the car with her.
Cliff was treated at a hospital before being arrested.