Teens accused in taxi hit-and-run appear in court

Two teens accused running over a Stamford woman with a stolen taxi in December went before a judge Friday.Brenda Snell has been hospitalized at Yale

STAMFORD - Two teens accused running over a Stamford woman with a stolen taxi in December went before a judge Friday.

Brenda Snell has been hospitalized at Yale New Haven Hospital for the last eight weeks.

Friday, her family got their first chance to see the teens accused.

Snell's daughter Cherri Blake spoke outside the courtroom, "you?re laughing like it's funny. You almost killed my mother, my mother died seven times."

The teens are scheduled to return to court next month where it's expected that it will be decided that they will be tried as adults.

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