Wrong-way motorist, Lyft driver charged with DUIs in crash that killed passenger
CHICAGO – Both a Lyft driver and the motorist who hit them head-on have been charged with driving under the influence in a crash that killed a passenger in the Lyft in Logan Square on Friday.
The cars collided when a Toyota crossed over the center line and hit the Lyft head-on, killing a passenger. Anudari “Anna” Bayaraa, 23, was the passenger killed in the crash on the 1600 block of North Humboldt Boulevard around 3:55 a.m. Friday, according to Chicago Sun-Times.
Elizabeth Renter, 32, the driver of the Lyft car, was charged with one misdemeanor count of driving under the influence of drugs. Travis Anderson, 25, of Tempe, Ariz., was charged with one felony count of aggravated driving under the influence resulting in accident/death and misdemeanor counts of driving under the influence of drugs.
Officials said no mugshots were available of Anderson or Renter.
A GoFundMe page was set up for Bayaraa.
The incident is under investigation.