A former University of Miami student who killed a woman in a deadly DUI crash two years ago has escaped a stiffer penalty.
A problem has arisen for a 21-year-old University of Miami student who turned herself in Tuesday to begin a prison sentence for a deadly drunk driving accident.
Ivanna Villanueva changed her plea in a hearing Friday and has agreed to plead guilty in exchange for a reduced prison sentence for her part in a deadly DUI hit and run accident that left Eyder Ayala dead.
Ivanna Villanueva, the University of Miami student accused of DUI Manslaughter, asked for permission through her attorney to fulfill community service hours at the Ultra Music Festival in Bayfront Park. Hours later, after a torrent of outrage was directed at the teen over what was seen an insensitive act, her attorney withdrew the motion and apologized.
A recently released document shows that the 19-year-old University of Miami student involved in a deadly Coral Gables accident was supposed to be the designated driver that night.
Prosecutors added charges against the University of Miami student involved in a deadly accident in Coral Gables Monday morning.
A recently released toxicology report shows the University of Miami student involved in a deadly accident in Coral Gables had nearly triple the legal limit of alcohol in her system.
Attorneys for a 68-year-old grandmother who was struck and killed in a traffic accident last Sunday have filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit against a 19-year-old University of Miami student and her father, saying he is liable for her conduct.
A University of Miami student involved in a deadly wreck in Coral Gables over the weekend made her first appearance in court.