June 9, 2023

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Impaired driver arrested after crash that flipped vehicle, killed one passenger

FRANKLINTON – A girl was arrested right after an impaired driving crash Saturday that flipped her automobile and killed a single passenger.

Condition Police explained the crash happened shortly soon after 8:30 p.m. Saturday on LA 16, west of LA 25 in Washington Parish.

Troopers reported that Kieanna Mitchell was driving an SUV headed east on LA 16 with two passengers. For causes continue to under investigation, Mitchell’s auto ran off the highway to the suitable.

Police explained the motor vehicle then overturned, and the two unrestrained travellers were ejected.

1 passenger, 62-calendar year-aged Jerry Cyprian, sustained deadly accidents right after staying ejected from the SUV. He died at the scene. The 2nd ejected passenger sustained moderate accidents, law enforcement say.

Mitchell and the hurt passenger ended up each brought to a clinic for remedy, in accordance to police.

Troopers believe impairment on the section of Mitchell brought on the crash, and a toxicology sample was taken for examination. She was arrested on costs of vehicular murder, vehicular negligent injuring, DWI (third offense), careless operation, and driving under suspension.

Condition Police unveiled the adhering to assertion Sunday in a launch about the crash:

“Much far too frequently, Troopers see the tragic effects of preventable motor auto crashes. Troopers urge motorists
to have a approach in area right before consuming alcoholic beverages as it can impair visible potential, diminish wonderful motor expertise, and
reduce response instances. You should select hardly ever to drive impaired or ride with an impaired driver, and constantly buckle
up. We persuade you to communicate with liked ones about these topics. The conversation you have could make all the