Anastasia Vashukevich also claimed last year that she had evidence of Russian involvement in helping elect Donald Trump president.
Police spent 40 minutes steering the animals towards the nearest toll gate so they could be led off the road in central Hunan Province.
The Xicheng district government posted on its social media account that three of the children had serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, 18, was trying to travel to Australia to escape alleged abuse by her family. The UN refugee agency will now review her case.