YUBA CITY (CBS13) – The woman charged with manslaughter after she allegedly hit and killed a 13-year-old boy while driving under the influence has pleaded not guilty.
Constance Addison, 36, is facing charges of felony hit-and-run, child endangerment and felony DUI after the Oct.7 incident. A charge of gross vehicular manslaughter was also added after the boy succumbed to his injuries.READ MORE: 2 Arrested For Allegedly Pointing Lasers At CHP Aircraft In Roseville Sacramento Highway 99 Closure Now In Place: How To Get Around It
Addison entered a plea of not guilty during a court appearance on Monday, the Sutter County District Attorney’s Office said.
The boy’s name was not released by authorities, but friends and family identified him as Alec Flores.MORE NEWS: Star Dog Handler From Acampo Hurt In Wreck En Route To Westminster Show
Addison has been released on bail. Her next court date is scheduled for Dec. 11.