Thursday, March 23, 2023
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    Rich LA Lady Faces Mere 34 Year Prison Term for Allegedly Running Down 2 Boys, Killing Them

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    A Los Angeles lady from a ritzy neighborhood faces four felony charges stemming from a deadly accident that left two young boys dead, Your Content has learned.

    The co-founder of the Grossman Burn Foundation was charged with murder and other counts for allegedly running over two young boys in Westlake Village.

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    Rebecca Grossman, 57, of Hidden Hills, is set to be arraigned in a Van Nuys courtroom on two felony counts each of murder and vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence, along with one felony count of hit-and-run driving resulting in death.

    The crash occurred Sept. 29 on Triunfo Canyon Road in Westlake Village. 

    Mark Iskander, 11, and 8-year-old Jacob Iskander were crossing the street in a marked crosswalk with their parents when they were struck. Grossman is accused of leaving the scene before she stopped about one-quarter mile from the site of the crash when her engine cut out, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.

    She continued driving but stopped about a quarter of a mile away when her engine cut off, KTLA reported.

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    “We believe speed is a factor. Alcohol is a factor,” L.A. County sheriff’s Capt. Salvador Becerra said after the incident.

    A family friend said the mother had managed to get her two youngest children, including her daughter who was in a stroller, out of the way, but couldn’t get to the older boys in time.

    Mark died at the scene, while his younger brother Jacob was pronounced dead at a hospital, NBC Los Angeles reported.

    Grossman was arrested the night of the crash but was released on Oct. 1 after posting bond, county inmate records show. Her bail had been set at $2 million, the Sheriff’s Department previously said.

    The socialite had an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.

    Developing now… Details to follow.

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