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Kayla Mendoza, 21, is charged in the deaths of two women after a wrong-way crash on the Sawgrass Expressway. (Source: BSO)

Exclusive: New Details On Accused Wrong Way Drunk Driver

Just days after suspected wrong way drunk driver Kayla Mendoza was arrested and charged with DUI Manslaughter and several other charges in the deaths of Marisa Catronio and Kaitlyn Ferrante, CBS 4 News is learning new information about Mendoza’s actions the night before the crash.

04/10/2014

Kayla Mendoza, 21, is charged in the deaths of two women after a wrong-way crash on the Sawgrass Expressway. (Source: BSO)

High Bond Set For Driver Charged In Wrong Way Sawgrass Crash

Five months after a wrong way wreck on the Sawgrass Expressway which claimed two lives, the driver who reportedly caused the crash has been charged.

04/08/2014

Kayla Mendoza, 21, is charged in the deaths of two women after a wrong-way crash on the Sawgrass Expressway. (Source: BSO)

Accused Wrong-Way Driver In Deadly Sawgrass Expressway Crash Arrested

The driver accused of crashing into another car on the Sawgrass Expressway while traveling the wrong direction has been arrested, months after the crash.

CBS Miami–04/07/2014

Marisa Catronio, left, Kaitlyn Ferrante, right. (Source: Catronio Family)

CBS4 Exclusive: Florida DOT Performing Pilot Project To Prevent Wrong Way Crashes

Preventing wrong way crashes on Florida’s highways is the focus of a pilot program already underway along an 18-mile stretch of the turnpike in Miami-Dade.

03/14/2014

Marisa Catronio, left, Kaitlyn Ferrante, right. (Source: Catronio Family)

CBS4 Exclusive: 911 Calls In Wrong Way Crash Reveal Warnings Before Deadly Accident

At least ten drivers called 911 in the early morning hours of November 17 to report seeing a wrong way driver blasting through traffic on the Sawgrass Expressway. The calls came in fast and furious, warning Coral Springs Police and Florida Highway Patrol troopers about a dangerous driver speeding down the highway.

02/14/2014

Kaila Mendoza (Source: Twitter)

Exclusive: Driver In Deadly November Crash Was Drunk

The 20-year-old woman who allegedly killed two Coral Springs women while driving the wrong way on a South Florida expressway last November was driving at nearly twice the legal blood alcohol limit, according to a Florida Highway Patrol search warrant filed Tuesday.

CBS Miami–01/07/2014

Marisa Catronio, left, Kaitlyn Ferrante, right. (Source: Catronio Family)

Driver Accused Of Causing Wrong Way Crash Doesn’t Have Valid Driver’s License

The wrong-way driver accused of causing a deadly accident on the Sawgrass Expressway early Sunday morning doesn’t even have a valid driver’s license.

11/22/2013

Marisa Catronio, left, Kaitlyn Ferrante, right. (Source: Catronio Family)

Driver In Deadly Sawgrass Crash Tweeted “2 drunk 2 care” Hours Before Accident

The wrong-way driver who caused a deadly accident on the Sawgrass Expressway early Sunday morning tweeted just two hours before the accident, “2 drunk 2 care.”

CBS Miami–11/21/2013

Candlelight vigil held for victim of wrong way crash (Source: CBS4)

Emotional Candlelight Vigil Held For Victim Of Wrong Way Crash

An emotional candlelight vigil was held in the Coral Springs community–just one step in the grieving process for more than a hundred friends and family that packed a small park, right across the street where victim Marisa Catronio lived.

11/20/2013

Marisa Catronio, left, Kaitlyn Ferrante, right. (Source: Catronio Family)

Family Of Victim Killed In Wrong Way Crash Try To Prevent Future Heartache

It’s a story upsetting for any parent. Their kids heading home are involved in an accident and now we are learning this has happened before on the same stretch of roadway.

11/18/2013

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