Jason McKenzie

Jason McKenzie, owner of the Facebook account that exchanged messages with Kari Milberg's Facebook account just prior to the crash, testified that he did not remember the exchange.

Sisters embrace after verdict

Sisters Kati Pavek (left) and Kari Milberg embrace after the verdict.

It took a jury of nine women and three men just under two hours Wednesday to find Kari Milberg not guilty of three counts of homicide by negligent operation of a vehicle and one count of reckless driving causing injury.

Milberg, her two children and two nieces were involved in a collision in Pierce County on Dec. 12, 2013. Lydia Milberg, 11, Clara Pavek, 5 and Laynie Jo Amos, 5 all died as a result of injuries sustained in the accident. Milberg’s son, Easton, 3, survived the accident.

District Attorney Sean Froelich closing arguments in Milberg trial

Pierce County District Attorney Sean Froelich makes his closing arguments Wednesday.

Milberg's defense attorney, Aaron Nelson

Defense Attorney Aaron Nelson, who presented no witnesses in the trial, makes his closing arguments.

Milberg reacts to verdict

Kari Milberg reacts to being found not guilty of homicide by negligent operation of a vehicle and one count of reckless driving causing injury. Her defense attorney Aaron Nelson is on the left.

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