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Man Facing Criminal Charges Following Fatal Crash

Last updated on Thursday, September 24, 2009

(EVANSVILLE, IN) - A Chandler, Indiana man now faces formal charges in Vanderburgh Circuit Court for causing a fatal accident while fleeing Evansville Police.

Authorities say 18-year-old Samuel Manley was charged Wednesday with reckless homicide, operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated resulting in death and resisting law enforcement.

29-year-old Kyle Parker of Evansville was killed September 15th after Manley ran a stop sign and broadsided his vehicle.

Authorities claim Manley was smoking marijuana prior to the crash.

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