Nurse Fatal Sentence
A Vernon woman is going to jail for three years for a drunk driving crash in downtown Vernon that killed a Kelowna nurses who was on a break from work at Vernon Jubilee Hospital.
39 year old Lori Vance admitted she was drunk when the vehicle she was driving ran a red light and crashed into one driven by 33 year Erin Rae Smith. Smith died, her passenger Lindsey Hauck was seriously injured and court heard she continues to suffer to this day.
Smith's father, Brian Light told reporters the 3 year jail sentence is atrocious and quote "way too light".