Vigil for 8-year-old who died Christmas Eve; Lauren Smith killed when her father crashed car

December 28, 2013 5:28:21 PM PST
A vigil is held for 8-year-old Lauren Smith, who died when her father crashed their car on Christmas Eve as they headed to her grandmother's house.

Family and friends gathered tonight near the scene of the wreck at Garfield and Carpenter on the South Side.

Her father, 26-year-old Jeffrey Smith, is charged with DUI in connection with the crash.

Lauren Smith's death was ruled an accident.