BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) – A Brighton mom is due in court docket Tuesday after a crash that killed her 10-year-old son. Police suspect Karena Cecil, 27, was driving underneath the affect when she rolled her car on Interstate 76 at Bromley Lane on Saturday. Cecil has two prior DUIs.
Gavin Cecil, who was in third grade at Southeast Elementary Faculty, died within the crash. Members of the college’s counseling workforce, the District’s disaster response workforce, and their remedy canine, Apollo, shall be on the faculty on Tuesday from Sept. 11 a.m. to offer assist to college students, households and employees.
Investigators say Cecil was heading east when she misplaced management of the automobile, drifted off the highway and rolled within the median. The automobile ended up within the westbound lanes.
A person and two of Cecil’s youngsters had been within the automotive. The person and second little one suffered minor accidents.
Investigators consider velocity and alcohol had been elements within the lethal crash. Cecil now faces fees together with vehicular murder, careless driving inflicting harm, two counts of kid abuse, revoked driving standing, DUI and no proof of insurance coverage.
Cecil’s prolonged arrest document dates again to January of 2015. She’s confronted a number of fees since then together with DUI, routine site visitors offender-driving after revocation and driving with out insurance coverage. Extra severe fees stemmed from the Lochbuie Police Division in October of 2017 which included vehicular eluding, second diploma kidnapping and DUI “with extreme alcohol.”
In that 2017 case out of Lochbuie, Cecil pleaded responsible to DUI and vehicular eluding, however fees of kid abuse and second diploma kidnapping had been dropped. She additionally pleaded responsible to a different DUI in Could of 2019.
Anybody with details about this crash is requested to contact the Brighton Police Division at (303) 288-1535.