24 Year Old California Woman Causes Fatal Accident, Arrested for Felony DUI

Posted By Thomas V. Wallin || 5-Apr-2011

A 24 year old woman caused a fatal accident that killed an 18 year old male and has been arrested for a felony DUI.

Ashley Selina Bryan, of Highland, was driving her Honda Civic on the 57 freeway in Orange when she failed to avoid hitting a Chevy Camaro that was stopped on the shoulder. The Camaro was then pushed Cameron Cook, 18, who was standing outside of the disabled vehicle near a guardrail.  Cook went over backwards and fell approximately 50 to 60 feet onto a concrete embankment below the freeway.   According to the OC Register, Bryan has been charged with one felony count each of vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated without gross negligence, driving under the influence of alcohol causing bodily injury and driving with a BAC of .08% or more causing injuring as well as a sentencing enhancement for multiple victims.

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