Woman tweets ‘2 drunk 2 care’ before fatal crash
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. — Authorities said a young woman tweeted “2 drunk 2 care” before allegedly driving the wrong way onto an expressway and killing two people, according to a report.
The Sun Sentinel reported that 20-year-old Kayla Mendoza caused a fatal crash just after 1:45 a.m. Sunday in Coral Springs.
Florida Highway Patrol said 21-year-old Marisa Caran Catronio was pronounced dead at the scene after Mendoza’s Hyundai Sonata collided with a 2012 Toyota Camry.
Catronio’s passenger, best friend Kaitlyn Nicole Ferrante, 21, was pronounced dead after being taken to the hospital, officials said.
Officials said Mendoza was also hospitalized and was listed in serious condition. Mendoza has not yet been charged with a crime involving the crash, according to court records.
According to the Miami New Times Blog, Mendoza, of Hallandale Beach, calls herself “pothead princess” on Twitter and has posted numerous tweets that appear to show marijuana and alcohol abuse.