Caitlyn Jenner to Avoid Charges Over Fatal Car Crash

Caitlyn Jenner will not be prosecuted over the fatal car crash that occurred earlier this year on Malibu's Pacific Coast Highway.

Prosecutors will not be filing charges against Caitlyn Jenner, as they will not be able to prove in court that the transgender star was responsible for the fatal crash.

The fatal chain-reaction crash saw the car of Kim Howe, 69, pushed into oncoming traffic after being rear-ended by Caitlyn's Cadillac Escalade 4WD. Kim was killed, while seven others were injured. Caitlyn applied brakes 4.2 seconds prior to the crash.

The reality star and transgender advocate said after the time of the crash that it was a "devastating tragedy".

"I cannot pretend to imagine what this family is going through at this time...I am praying for them," she said.

The Los Angeles County district attorney's office have come to the conclusion that they will not be able to prove in court that Caitlyn was responsible for the devastating event.

“Based on the facts, [we] cannot prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the suspect’s conduct was unreasonable,” prosecutor Patricia Wilkinson said in a declination document.

Blair Berk, Caitlyn's lawyer, has said that the star was heartened to hear that no charges would be filed.

Kim Howe's family and the families of the seven others injured are each suing Caitlyn for negligent behaviour.

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