Courtney Stewart has been identified as one of the victims in the car crash that also killed Nick Adenhart. Courtney was a Diamond Bar girl, who attended Cal State Fullerton and was rumored to be dating Nick. Read more about this tragedy and check out video along with pictures of Miss Stewart here.
TMZ has identified Courtney Stewart as the driver of the Mitsubishi Eclipse in the fatal crash, which took the life of young Los Angeles Angels pitcher, Nick Adenhart. The four friends were traveling in Courtney’s Eclispe when a mini van ran a red light and smashed into their sports car.
Nick Adenhart , Courtney Stewart, and Henry Pearson, a law student at Cal State Fullerton, also died in the accident. John Wilhite, the other passenger and student at Cal State, has been left in critical condition.
22-year-old Andrew Gallo, the man identified as the van driver, fled the accident scene and was arrested a half-hour later. Adenhart, who was also 22, died after undergoing surgery.
Gallo is being treated at UCI Medical Center for injuries, and will be charged with felony drunken driving, felony hit-and-run, and vehicular manslaughter, police said.
Here is a bit of information on Courtney Stewart. She was a Diamond Bar girl and was rumored to be the girlfriend of Nick Adenhart. As you can see from her myspace picture, she is absolutely stunning, with long blonde hair and beautiful blue eyes. She is a Cal State Fullerton college girl who was also apart of the Alpha Chi Omega sorority. The sisters were said to be beside themselves, and offered this statement:
“All of us are deeply saddened and shocked at the terrible loss of our dear friend and sister, Courtney Stewart. Our thoughts, prayers and love go out to her family and friends during this incredibly difficult time, and also to those mourning the loss of the other victims in this tragedy. We appreciate all the support we have already received from the university and the campus community. Thank you for respecting our privacy and space as we grieve.”
Such a terrible tragedy. Our deepest condolences to all of the victim’s family and friends.
See more pictures of Courtney Stewart here. Additional photos and video can also be found after the jump.
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