They were mothers and grandmothers. Nurses and students. Some were as young as 13. At least 13 deaths have been tied to GM's massive auto recall in the past year, and some say there are likely many more. Meet some of those crash victims:
Amy Kosilla, age 23 (died March 2010 in Fishkill, N.Y.)
Aubrey Williams, age 32 (died December 2013 in Lexington, Ala.)
Amber Marie Rose, age 16 (died July 2005 in Dentsville, Md.)
Seyde Chansuthus, age 25 (died December 2009 in Murfreesboro, Tenn.)
Amy Rademaker (L) and Natasha Weigel (R), ages 15 and 18 (died October 2006 in St. Croix County, Wis.)
Dany Dubuc-Marquis, age 23 (died June 2013 in Granby, Quebec, Canada)
Amy Breen, age 42 (Died October 2007 in Lyndhurst, Ohio)
Marie Sachse, age 81 (Died February 2009 in St. Louis)
Esther Matthews and Grace Elliott, ages 73 and 13 (Died April 2009 in Knox, Pa.)
Brooke Melton, age 29 (Died March 2010 in Paulding County, Ga.)
The Santa Maria Police Department blocked two roads near the Courthouse as a safety precaution Monday morning. At around around 9 a.m. , police said a person dropped-off a grenade in a safe and secure manner.
A photographer and former extreme water sports junkie, once strangers have now become friends and teammates. Both share the love for the Central Coast, and they are using that passion to help raise money for a good cause.