Police: Jennifer Hart was drunk when she drove off cliff

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Jennifer Hart may have been seen in surveillance video from Fort Bragg, California a day before the family's SUV plunged off a cliff -- killing Jennifer, her wife Sarah and 3 of their children.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Authorities say a woman who drove off California cliff last month in an SUV carrying her wife and children was drunk.
    
California Patrol Capt. Bruce Carpenter said Friday that toxicology tests found Jennifer Hart had an alcohol level of .102.
    
California drivers are considered drunk with a level of 0.08 or higher.
    
Carpenter says toxicology tests also found that her wife Sarah Hart and two of their adopted children had “a significant amount” of an ingredient commonly found in the allergy drug Benadryl, which can make people sleepy.
    
The Harts and three of their children were found dead after the car plunged into the Pacific Ocean on March 26
    
Two more are missing and another body has been found but not identified.

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