Fatal Crash Investigation

TITLE: Fatal Crash Investigation

WHEN: December 29th, 2020 at 12:46 AM

WHERE: Park Blvd at 64th Way N

WHO:

Arrested - Kaylyn Louise Coston B/F 8/20/1993 from Tampa
Charges - DUI Manslaughter / DUI Serious Bodily Injury / Driving While License
Suspended or Revoked (DWLSR) involving death / DWLSR involving serious bodily
injury / Violation of Probation for DUI

Deceased (Driver) - Keondrae D Miller B/M 10/24/1999 from St. Petersburg
Injured (Passenger) - Javonte Williams B/M 36 YOA

WHAT:

On December 29th, at approximately 12:46 AM, officers responded to the
intersection of 64th St and Park Blvd for a just occurred crash involving two
vehicles. Before the impact, the car determined to be driven by Kaylyn Coston
was observed traveling recklessly and at a high rate of speed along Park Blvd.
The reckless manner was viewed by a Pinellas County Sheriff's Office Deputy
who could not catch up to the vehicle to attempt to stop the car. The Pinellas
County Sheriff's Office Deputy located the crash just after the occurrence and
called for medical personnel and our agency's assistance.

Through investigation, it was learned Kaylyn Coston was traveling west on Park
Blvd at a high rate of speed, approaching the intersection of 64th Way. At the
same time, Keondrae Miller had stopped at the stop sign for southbound 64th
Way to cross Park Blvd. Keondrae Miller pulled out in front of Kaylyn Coston,
whose vehicle struck Keondrae's vehicle's driver side. Both drivers and a
passenger in Keondrae's vehicle sustained severe injuries and were transported
to local hospitals for treatment. Keondrae died as a result of the injuries
suffered in the crash once at the hospital.

During the investigation, Kaylyn Coston had signs of alcohol impairment, and a
DUI investigation was completed. Kaylyn has been placed under arrest for DUI
Manslaughter, DUI with serious bodily injury, DWLSR involving death, DWLSR
involving serious bodily injury, and Violation of Probation for DUI.

Kaylyn Coston was driving a 2015 Chevrolet Malibu and Keondrae Miller was
driving a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt.

There is no photograph available of Kaylyn Coston at this time. 

This investigation is still active, but no further information is expected to
be released.

Released by: Sergeant John Shea
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For more information contact:

Pinellas Park Police Department
Public Information Office
727-369-5829
pio@pinellas-park.com