Dominique Taylor car accident happened February 2nd, 2019.
Dominique Taylor md has now been charged with six counts of vehicular manslaughter and six counts of vehicular homicide under the influence for the fatal crash in Bowie, Maryland.
Dominique Taylor car accident:
Dominique Taylor car accident killed her six passengers — including five children, two of which were hers in the predawn hours of Feb. 2, when her SUV veered off Route 301 near Pointer Ridge Drive, in Bowie, and crashed into a tree.
The children were not wearing seat belts and all five were thrown from the vehicle upon impact.
Taylor’s blood alcohol level was at least twice the legal limit of .08, police said.
Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Aisha Braveboy added that Dominique is facing up to 60 years in prison.
Braveboy said that two of the children killed — London Dixon, 8, and Paris Dixon, 5 — were Taylor’s.
Rickelle Ricks, 6; Zion Beard, 14, and Damari Herald, 15, all of D.C., who were also killed were related to her.
23 year old Cornell Simon, of Oxon Hill and was a friend of Taylor’s, died Feb. 18 of his injuries.
Announcing the charges against Dominique Taylor on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Aisha Braveboy continued:
“I went to the funeral. But even within all that tragedy, we have to do our job. We have to seek justice.
We are now turning our focus to obtaining justice for the victims and their families and holding Ms. Taylor accountable for her actions.
“It’s tough. We know no one intends to kill anyone. But when you make decisions on the roadway that are dangerous decisions … our office has no choice but to seek justice.”
Braveboy said she didn’t know whether Taylor had been arrested yet.