Court appearance for woman arrested for fatal Brighton crash postponed

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — The court appearance for the Rochester woman charged in fatal crash in Brighton in November has been postponed.

She was charged with two county of criminally negligent homicide, assault and several traffic violations — including speeding for going over 60 mph in a 30 mph zone.

According to court documents, Vazquez-Ruiz told police she fell asleep at the wheel. She cited a family history of dizzy spells and told investigators she closed her eyes. Documents also said she was driving with a learner’s permit.

9-year-old Mila Ruangsuwana and her 45-year-old nanny Elmira Kamilevna Hall were killed in the crash.

MORE: Memorial for babysitter, child killed in Brighton

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