Nicole Lorraine Linton, 37, the driver reportedly behind the wheel of a Mercedes Benz that passed a busy intersection and crashed into several vehicles in Windsor Hills on Thursday, was released from hospital and is now in custody in the Century. Regional Detention Center.
Linton, who was arrested Friday on suspicion of manslaughter by a vehicle with gross negligence, is said to haveat the intersection of Slauson and La Brea Avenue on Thursday.
The Houston resident is a registered nurse and is likely to face charges Monday by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
The fiery crash claimed the lives of six people, including a pregnant mother and her unborn child, as well as the woman’s son who would turn one this month.
Linton is being held on $9 million bail after she was released from Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center on Sunday.