Driver, mother in car during fatal crash

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) – Ashley Sawicki, 21, was in court Wednesday morning for a bail hearing. She is accused of killing a Hamburg woman in a hit-and-run crash.

Police said Sawicki hit Jennifer Martello with her car in July, killing her. Then, she drove off and did not report the accident.

Wednesday, News 4 learned her mother was in the car with her at the time of the crash.

If convicted, she faces up to seven years in prison.

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