PINELLAS PARK, FL – A woman is under arrest on DUI charges following a fatal crash in Pinellas Park Tuesday morning, reports WTSP.
The accident took place in the area of Park Boulevard and 64th Way at about 12:45 a.m. Police said 27-year-old Kaylyn Louise Coston had been speeding and driving recklessly in a Chevrolet Malibu on Park Boulevard.
Before a deputy was able to catch her, Coston slammed into a Chevrolet Cobalt driven by Keondre Miller, who was trying to cross Park Boulevard. Miller suffered fatal injuries in the wreck, while a passenger in his vehicle and Coston were seriously injured.
Police said Coston, a Tampa resident, seemed impaired at the time of the crash. She was arrested on several charges, including DUI manslaughter and DUI with serious bodily injury.
The recklessness of drunk drivers puts themselves and others at risk of accidents and serious injuries. If you were injured or have lost a loved one due to someone’s careless choice to drive while intoxicated, then you might be entitled to compensation. The team of Pinellas County Car Accident Lawyers at Kemp, Ruge and Green Law Group have the experience and knowledge to fight for justice on your behalf. Call us at 727-835-8327 to request your free consultation.