Was it an accident?

It's time to uncover the truth in wrong-way driving death

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It was as horrific a crash as any of us will ever want to read about, much less experience ourselves.

But it hardly seems an accident.

Monique E. Sullivan drove up the wrong side of the divided River Watch Parkway on Dec. 10 for several miles and into other vehicles at high speed – with no apparent attempt to correct her route, slow down or avoid the other drivers.

One of those other drivers, Amelia Hiltz, 33 – the mother of two small children – was so seriously injured that she died, after lingering until July 23.

It’s a miracle that another of the drivers, Maureen Floyd, wasn’t killed when Sullivan’s SUV landed on top of hers. Perhaps a series of miracles.

If there has been some divine intervention in this tragedy, now the work is up to us humans.

It’s time to get at the truth, and mete out some justice.

Sullivan, who has now had a murder charge added to multiple counts of aggravated assault and vehicular assault, stands innocent before the law. We look forward to some answers from the courts. The victims in this case deserve nothing less.

They’ve gotten none so far from this woman, who was uncooperative with authorities after all the devastation she caused.

Regardless, if she’s found guilty for either wantonly or purposely causing such ruin to so many innocent lives, we’d be hard-pressed to recommend anything but the longest prison term possible.

If this was no accident – and it sure as heck doesn’t look like one – then it was nothing more than a wholly contemptible, inhuman attack on innocent motorists.

We hope the court system will treat it appropriately.

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Fiat_Lux
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Fiat_Lux 09/06/13 - 06:37 am
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Probably right, but

I wonder if the trial now will have to be moved to another venue because of this kind of opining.

If she willfully caused that crash, she deserves to be convicted of murder, because that's exactly what she did. At the very least, it would be voluntary manslaughter, if there is such in GA law.

It's just hard to fathom how a person, even in the throws of extreme passion, could deliberately target or even involve people she doesn't know and who have nothing to do with her personal troubles.

Talk about thinking the world revolves around yourself.

soapy_725
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soapy_725 09/06/13 - 06:52 am
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She was attempting to kill someone. Who & why ?
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She was attempting to kill someone. Who & why ?

soapy_725
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soapy_725 09/06/13 - 06:53 am
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She could claim eastern origin and a doctorate at GRU.
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She could claim eastern origin and a doctorate at GRU.

robaroo
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robaroo 09/06/13 - 08:51 am
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She Can't Cooperate ....

until after her trial.

I'm sure her lawyer told her to not discuss anything about the wreck.

rmwhitley
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rmwhitley 09/06/13 - 09:54 am
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she's (sullivan)
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an useless excuse for pond scum, in my humble opinion.

dichotomy
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dichotomy 09/06/13 - 11:27 am
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"even in the throws of

"even in the throws of extreme passion,"

More like primitive rage....the same primitive rage that fuels so many killings, stabbings, and beatings in this community.

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Marinerman1 09/06/13 - 12:06 pm
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Hopefully....

She will fully participate in the process of a needle being inserted into a vein. And also hopefully, not twenty years from now. Serious prayers for the Hiltz family, and her children who will never see their Mom again. And prayers to all of the others that suffered through this act of total stupidity.

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KSL 09/06/13 - 10:08 pm
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This article has 4 comments, before mine. The 4th just after noon. And now it is in the Most Discussed????

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