AKRON, Ohio (AP) – Authorities say an Ohio woman was texting on her phone when she struck and killed two 14-year-old girls with her car.
Twenty-four-year-old New Franklin resident Natasha Boggs was arrested and jailed Friday. She’s charged with voluntary manslaughter, vehicular homicide, driving while texting and other offenses.READ MORE: Mixon Has Career Day, Steelers Crushed In Cincinnati 41-10
Court records don’t indicate if she has an attorney.
Boggs is accused of hitting three teens in Coventry Township in May, killing Taylor Galloway, of Akron, and Amber Thoma, of Coventry Township. A 15-year-old boy was seriously injured. Coventry Township is about 9 miles south of Akron.READ MORE: FirstEnergy Planning West Virginia Solar Energy Project
Authorities say the teens were walking on the right side of the road around 4:45 p.m. when Boggs’ car drifted over the white “fog line” and struck the teens.Panel Gives The Go Ahead To Demolish Building That Housed Wright Brothers' First Bike Shop
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