SANTA ROSA, CALIFORNIA (January 1, 2017) – The victim killed in a DUI related car crash on Sunday evening has been identified as 18 year old Michajla Kostecka, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 11:00 pm on Mountain Hawk Drive. A silver Cavalier was traveling down Mountain Hawk Drive near Branch Owl Place in the Skyhwak neighborhood, when it left the roadway and crashed into a tree.
18 year old Michajla Kostecka was identified as the passenger that was killed in the tragic accident. The driver, 19 year old Rebecca Iris Guillory, sustained only minor injuries in the accident and was arrested for driving under the influence. The investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Santa Rosa, San Jose, Los Angeles, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.