No "Criminal Wrongdoing" Found in Fatal December Accident

March 24, 2012 Updated Mar 24, 2012 at 8:19 PM EDT

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No "Criminal Wrongdoing" Found in Fatal December Accident

March 24, 2012 Updated Mar 24, 2012 at 8:19 PM EDT

BUFFALO, NY (release) - We have completed our investigation in the Darpan Niroula, 10-year-old, fatal
accident which occurred on 12-1-12. We have found no evidence of criminal
wrongdoing, however we did issue two summonses to the driver. 28-year-old Miriam Shipman. Those Summonses were for the following violations
as outlined in the statutes under the New York state Vehicle and Traffic
Law; 1146- Failure to use due care for pedestrian and 3751a- unsafe brakes.
There was no evidence of negligence or recklessness as defined in the New
York state Penal Law statutes and a toxicology test of the driver indicated
negative results for drugs or alcohol.