Anne Sacoolas Bio
Anne Sacoolas was a 42 years old US diplomat Jonathan Sacoolas’s wife. She fatally hit and killed 19-year-old British motorcyclist Harry Dunn in Northamptonshire.
She later claimed diplomatic immunity and left the UK for America. His full name is Anne Elizabeth Sacoolas. Anne Sacoolas was born Anne Goodwin in South Carolina.
She graduated from South Aiken High School and then studied at the University of South Carolina, where she earned a degree in psychology.
Anne Sacoolas Husband / Children
She is married to Jonathan Sacoolas on 12 April 2003 at Wakefield Chapel in Annandale, Virginia. The couple has two young children, both sons.
At the time of her wedding, Sacoolas was working for the U.S. State Department in Washington, D.C. It is not clear what role she had at the State Department.
The couple owns a home in Fairfax County, Virginia, according to a home sales list from The Washington Post. They purchased the house in the Vienna area in 2015 for $770,000.
Anne Sacoolas Crash Killed (Harry Dunn)
On 27 August; Anne Elizabeth Sacoolas struck and killed 19-year-old Harry Dunn with her Volvo XC90 while driving the wrong way on August 27, police said. The crash occurred near the Air Force base. Dunn was riding a Kawasaki motorcycle.
Sacoolas’ 12-year-old son was in the front seat of her car at the time of the crash. The newspaper reports that Sacoolas admitted liability after getting out of her car. But when police went to her home at the Croughton base and told her Dunn had died, lawyers and U.S. Embassy officials stepped in.
Police Superintendent said We could confirm that a 42-year-old American woman being treated as a suspect in our investigation into a fatal road traffic collision on the B4031 Park End Croughton on Tuesday, August 27, has left the country.
Harry Dunn Biography
Harry Dunn is a 19-years-old petrol station worker. He was an avid motorcyclist with more than 50,000 miles under his belt.
Harry’s family said he was a highly experienced, safe, and capable rider, who was riding correctly safely, traveling on his side of the road when he was in collision with the woman’s Volvo.
In 2006, Sacoolas was cited in Fairfax County, Virginia, for failure to pay full time and attention, a traffic ticket. She does not appear to have any other offenses on her record. She paid a fine on that infraction in 2007.
Harry Dunn’s family has started a GoFundMe and a Facebook page to raise awareness, calling them Justice 4 Harry. GoFundME page £5,010 raised of £10,000 goal.