June 10, 2017

Mother charged two years after crash that killed daughter

HAMILTON TWP – An East Stroudsburg woman is charged with involuntary manslaughter and homicide by vehicle while under the influence.  The charges against Rebecca Willis, 43, came two years after a crash that killed her daughter. Police say Sofia, 6, was not properly restrained. 

The crash happened on Business Route 209 near Stroudsburg.  Police say Willis crossed the center line and hit another vehicle. 

Willis appeared in court Friday morning.  She was released on unsecured bail.  According to reports, Willis, who now lives in New Jersey, is undergoing rehabilitation.


Copyright 2017 Statewide News Network, Inc.
Story may not be reproduced in any form without express written consent.

Return to PoconoNews.Net Home Page