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Local woman killed in suspected teenage drunk driving crash

2 years 3 months 6 days ago April 22, 2014 Apr 22, 2014 Tuesday, April 22 2014 April 22, 2014 5:40 AM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

PINEVILLE- An 18-year-old from Livingston Parish faces charges after a crash in Central Louisiana, State Police said Monday.

Trinity J. Sullivan, of Holden, is charged with vehicular homicide and reckless operation. Investigators said they also believe the teenager was impaired when the crash happened just before 3:30 p.m. in a rural area of Rapides Parish.

Brenda A. Starns, also of Holden, was killed in the crash. Starns, 38, was wearing a seatbelt.

Troopers said Sullivan was driving at a high rate of speed when it vaulted over another street, and collided with a tree and utility pole.

Sullivan, who was also wearing his seatblet, had only minor injuries and refused medical attention.
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