Second Judical District
201 W, Colfax Ave, Dept. 801
Denver, CO 80202
May 25, 2018 Contact: Ken Lane, 720-913-9025
NEWS RELEASE –
May 25, 2018
Contact: Ken Lane, 720-913-9025
WOMAN SENTENCED FOR VEHICULAR HOMICIDE
A woman charged last July with the vehicular death of another driver was sentenced today in Denver District Court.
Necoyia Smith (dob: 06-11-1989) pleaded guilty in March to one count of vehicular homicide-DUI (F3) and was sentenced to eight years in prison plus five years of mandatory parole. Restitution in the amount of $8,904 was also ordered.
On July 5, 2017, Necoyia Smith was traveling northbound on York Street approaching E. 29th Avenue when she struck another vehicle driven by the victim, 39-year-old Sebastian Bridges. His vehicle was stopped in traffic at the light. Another passenger in Mr. Bridge’s vehicle was injured.