CALVERT CITY, KY (KFVS) - A mother has been arrested after police found her two small children on the interstate.
Cynthia Palmer, 29, was arrested after she told police she snorted bath salts while caring for her children, said Trooper Dean Patterson.
Drivers contacted police after seeing two small children on the roadway.
When police arrived, they discovered a 2-year-old child lying on the inside edge of the westbound lanes of I-24.
The police found that the child had cuts to the back of the head.
Officers also found a woman walking east in the meridian carrying a 5-year-old child. Police later found out that this was the mother of the children.
Palmer was traveling to Fort Campbell, Tenn. with her two small children. Palmer told troopers that she had ben snorting bath salts and began to hallucinate while driving, said investigators.