Mother charged with manslaughter after crash that killed 3-year-old daughter in Montgomery County

A Montgomery County grand jury has indicted 36-year-old Danshell Sade Jamillah Evon on multiple charges including manslaughter after a vehicle crash that killed her three-year-old daughter earlier this year.

The crash happened on Connecticut Avenue and Atherton Drive in the Wheaton area.

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Police say Evon was behind the wheel and was speeding down southbound Connecticut Avenue when she struck a pickup truck towing a utility trailer.

The two occupants of the truck and two 13-year-olds who were passengers in Evon’s vehicle suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Evon's three-year-old daughter, Dreamie Dior Jackson, died from injuries sustained in the collision.

She was indicted on several charges, including manslaughter by vehicle, child abuse, child neglect, and second-degree assault. Evon's was arrested on Friday, November 18, and was released on bond pending trial.