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Florida mom sentenced to 30 years for DUI crash that killed 2 sons

March 31, 2018  |  Posted by: Francesca Falzarano
Florida mom sentenced to 30 years for DUI crash that killed 2 sons Tonya Capallia-Eason Nassau County Sherrif's Office

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A woman in Florida has been sentenced to 30 years behind bars for role in a DUI crash that resulted in the deaths of her two sons.

According to The Florida Times-Union, the sentencing for 35-year-old Tonya Capallia-Eason took place on Thursday. She entered a guilty month last month on two charges of DUI manslaughter.

The Florida Highway Patrol indicated that Capallia-Eason had alcohol in her system last October when she hit a utility pole.

Authorities said the SUV she was driving overturned, killing Nehemiah Capallia-Bird, 8, and Nicholai Capallia, 9.

Police also revealed that six other children, between 7- and 15-years-old, were also in the car when the crash occurred.

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