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Shasta County woman found guilty of DUI, second-degree murder charges

A Shasta County woman was found guilty Thursday of two counts of second-degree murder while driving under the influence.

Posted: Jun 21, 2019 11:47 AM

REDDING, Calif. - A Shasta County woman was found guilty Thursday of two counts of second-degree murder while driving under the influence.

Kendra Andersen-Schwegerl faced her charges on Thursday related to hitting a car full of teenagers in November of 2017. 


RELATED: 2 dead, 1 arrested in deadly Redding crash


The Shasta County District Attorney's Office said Andersen-Schwegerl was traveling at 100 miles per hour at the time of the impact. 

An 18- and 19-year-old in the other car died as a result of the collision. 

Andersen-Schwegerl's sentencing has been scheduled for July 19. 

She faces 40 years to life in prison. 

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