PARMA HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - Charges have been filed against the woman who police said was involved in a crash following a summer concert in Parma Heights. Donna Chidsey, 74, turned herself in on a complaint/warrant for vehicular homicide.
Chidsey was charged with 2 counts of vehicular homicide in the deaths of Kathleen McDonald and Nancy Gielas.
Police said Chidsey got the gas pedal confused with the brake pedal when she was leaving a Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin tribute concert at Commons Park on Aug. 21.
Nine people total were injured. Kathleen McDonald, 61, of Parma, died Aug. 23 of complications related to the injuries sustained in the crash. Nancy Gielas, 68, of Hinckley also died.
Chidsey will appear in court on Nov. 21.
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