Forest Grove fatal crash: Mother of girls killed takes guilty plea from driver's boyfriend as apology

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Emily E. Smith
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Thursday, December 19, 2013
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...18-year-old Cinthya Garcia-Cisneros.... had driven through a leaf pile minutes earlier, she’d struck some children....driving her boyfriend’s mother's Nissan Pathfinder that evening. Her boyfriend, Mario Echeverria, 18, and Garcia-Cisneros' younger brother were also in the vehicle.

After they examined the vehicle with a flashlight, they drove it to Echeverria’s mother’s home in Cornelius. Then the three went out for ice cream.

The next day, Echeverria took the SUV to a Hillsboro car wash, where he paid for the deluxe wash that included undercarriage cleaning....

...Garcia-Cisneros faces charges of felony hit and run. Her case is scheduled for trial next month.

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