SEBRING, Fla. (WFLA) – A Sebring woman is behind bars after killing a 4-year-old child and a 32-year-old man in a DUI crash while driving the wrong way.
According to deputies, Zasha Colon, 45, was traveling north in the southbound lane of South Highlands Avenue near Youth Care Lane just after 9:30 p.m. on Jan. 17.
The Florida Highway Patrol says Colon’s Chevrolet Tahoe struck another vehicle causing her SUV to collide with a sign and construction barrels, ultimately coming to a rest on the inside travel lane.
Both the man and child were pronounced dead at the scene. Two other children were seriously injured in the crash.
Colon has been charged with two counts of DUI manslaughter. The crash remains under investigation.