Cheshire woman who hit and killed teen won’t spend time in jail

Barbara Ross (Photo provided by Connecticut State Police)

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)–The Cheshire woman who hit and killed a teen in a drunk driving crash will not serve time in jail.

Barbara Ross pleaded guilty on Tuesday to driving under the influence of alcohol. She will be placed on probation for a year and a half, and pay a $798 fine.

Related: 18-year-old killed, driver charged with DUI

Ross hit and killed 18-year-old Robert Weidig Jr. on Christmas Day back in 2015. He was walking on the side of the road in Bethany with his step-brother, on their way to a concert.

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