Pregnant Disneyland employee fatally hit by DUI driver; baby critical after C-section delivery

2 months ago

Anaheim news, California news.

An Anaheim pregnant woman has been mortally hit by a drunk while walking down a sidewalk with her husband on Tuesday evening.

23-year-old Yesenia Lisette Aguilar was fatally struck by Courtney Pandolfi, 40, after she lost control of her Jeep SUV and jumped into the sidewalk. Aguilar, who was 35 weeks pregnant, was severely injured and immediately pronounced dead at the UCI Medical Center. Her husband miraculously missed the crash and wasn’t harmed.

Aguilar’s baby girl was delivered through cesarean and is listed in critical condition: “We are heartbroken by the tragic loss of our cast member Yesenia Aguilar and we offer our deepest condolences to her family, friends and loved ones,” Disneyland spokesperson stated.

Pandolfi was hospitalized for non-life-threatening injuries. She was charged with murder and driving under the influence.