Family and friends mourn loss of Welland woman
Funeral services will be held Thursday for a 20 year old Welland woman killed in a single vehicle crash early Sunday morning in Niagara Falls.
While police have not officially released the name of the victim, she has been identified on social media as Julia Pieroway who worked at a local Welland bar.
The young woman was one of four people in a car that crashed on Biggar Road over the weekend.
The 22 year old driver of the car, Jake Pirson of Welland, is charged with impaired driving causing death.
A funeral mass will be held at St. Kevin’s Church Friday morning at 10 am.
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