Man charged with vehicular homicide after fatal crash

Man charged with vehicular homicide after fatal crash

May 26th, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Lucas Rippy

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

SODDY DAISY - A Mississippi man is behind bars charged with vehicular homicide after police say he was impaired when he crashed his car and killed a woman.

Soddy Daisy Police say 41-year-old Lucas Rippy crashed his Mustang on Thrasher Pike around 3:05 a.m. Saturday.

His passenger, 45-year-old Samantha Ownby of Hixson, was ejected. She was taken to Erlanger Hospital where she died.

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