Lindsay Lohan’s mother, Dina Lohan, was arrested for speeding and drunk driving on Sept. 12, 2013, in Oyster Bay, New York. Dina, 50, was driving her white BMW at a speed of 77 miles per hour in a 55 mph zone. Dina submitted to a blood alcohol test. The legal limit for alcohol is .08, but she registered over twice that amount at 20.
According to TMZ, police officials said, "Lohan made an allegation that she was injured during the course of the arrest" They summoned an ambulance and the medical personnel checked her over. They didn't find anything wrong with her except for being intoxicated. After that finding, Dina "recanted her claim."
Dina received two traffic tickets for DWI and speeding. She was released and picked up by an unidentified person. Dina is scheduled to appear in Nassau County1st District Court on September 24 at 9 a.m.
Friends and partygoers of Dina said that she had been partying heavily, especially over Labor Day weekend. They said that she was very drunk, her speech was slurred, and she zoned out.
Dina’s daughter Lindsay, recently came out of treatment for drug and alcohol abuse. In her 27 years, she has had over 20 court appearances, jail time, community service, and house arrest. Lindsay was unaware that her mother was arrested until the press broke the story.