SUTTER COUNTY (CBS13) — The Yuba City woman convicted of second-degree murder in the hit-and-run death of a 13-year-old boy has been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison.
Constance Addison had been found guilty on all counts by a jury back in August for the death of Alec Flores.READ MORE: Sacramento Sets Storm Record With Its Highest All-Time Rainfall Total Since 1880
Prosecutors said Addison was drunk when she hit and killed Flores along Franklin Road back in October 2019. She had a blood-alcohol level of .24 – three times the legal limit.READ MORE: 'Never Been So Excited': Nonprofit Gets Unexpected Help As Storm Threatens Shelter
Addison’s three children were also in the car at the time of the deadly incident, prosecutors said.MORE NEWS: UPDATE: Atmospheric River: I-880 Shutdown, Flooded Roadways, Damaged Homes, Massive Rockslides In Storm's Wake
On Friday, the Sutter County District Attorney’s Office announced that the defense filed a motion for a new trial but it was denied. Addison was then sentenced to 15 years to life in prison.