Thursday, December 20, 2007

California DUI vehicular manslaughter

A Sacramento woman will be charged with vehicular manslaughter and felony California DUI in a crash in Carmichael that killed one person.

According to the California Highway Patrol, 34-year-old Bethann Colyer ran a red light and slammed into another vehicle at Whitney and Eastern avenues at 10:50 p.m. Wednesday.

Scott Allen Crouch, 18, was killed.

Of the eight other people in Crouch's vehicle, five suffered major injuries and three had minor injuries.

Colyer suffered minor injuries.