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Carmel Valley woman killed in late night crash

Published On: Mar 08 2014 10:17:42 PM CST   Updated On: Mar 11 2014 04:02:58 PM CDT

Community mourns woman's tragic death


UPDATED March, 11, 2014:

CHP said Saturday a 25-year-old female from Carmel Valley was killed at 2:02 a.m. Friday night during a car crash.

Officers said the victim, identified as Kate Thomas, was walking on Esquiline Road, just south of Carmel Valley Road.

28-year-old Breezie Snyder was arrested under suspicion of driving under the influence and vehicular manslaughter. 

Thomas was taken to Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula where she later died.

A viewing will be held Wednesday, March 12 at Paul Mortuary in Pacific Grove from 4 to 8 p.m. with a memorial to follow on Saturday at noon at Community Park in Carmel Valley.