Did Rebecca Gayheart really kill a 9 year-old boy?

Yes. she did. the nin-year-old boy jorge cruz jr, he was jaywalking 160 feet from a cross walk, the cars ahead of her had stopped to let him crosss, she didnt know why they were stopped so she went around them and struck him with her car, he died the next day. She was sentenced to three years' probation, a one-year suspension of her license, a $2,800 fine, and 750 hours of community service. She was also ordered to make a public-service announcement regarding the danger of a driver not stopping when other vehicles in front of the driver have stopped.