Charlotte Observer – Cecelia Buitiago De Gonzalez was in the back seat of a southbound Toyota Camry that was hit by a northbound Hyundai Elantra near Moss Road shortly after 2 a.m. Saturday. De Gonzalez was pronounced dead at Carolinas Medical Center.
At the hospital, police charged Kelly Ann Conkin, 23, of Clover, S.C., the driver of the Elantra, with driving while impaired. Police also obtained arrest warrants charging Conkin with felony death by motor vehicle, felony serious injury by motor vehicle, careless/reckless driving and possession of marijuana. The warrants will be served on Conkin once she is released from the hospital, where she was being treated for non-life threatening injuries, police said.