19-year-old Niagara Falls woman charged in fatal crash

Niagara Falls

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) — A 19-year-old Niagara Falls woman is facing numerous charges following a fatal crash that happened back in April.

Hailey Jamieson-Schultz, 19, was the driver in the crash that killed 23-year-old back seat passenger Shawntee Saunders and seriously injured the front seat passenger.

Jamieson-Schultz faces the following charges:

  • Aggravated vehicular homicide (B Fel)
  • Vehicular manslaughter 2nd (D Fel)
  • Operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs 1st (U Misd)
  • Reckless Driving (U Misd)
  • Unsafe tires (traffic viol)
  • Speed in Zone (traffic violation)
  • Aggravated Unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle (U Misd)
  • No seat belt (traffic violation)

She is scheduled to be arraigned on Friday.

Evan Anstey is a digital content producer who has been part of the News 4 team since 2015. See more of his work here.

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