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Lafayette Man Charged with Vehicular Homicide

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A Lafayette man is now being charged with vehicular homicide in the death of a 22 year old female.

23 year old Fred Dutton Jr. turned himself into authorities Tuesday after a warrant was issued for his arrest.

On November 21, two vehicles collided with one another near the intersection of Kaliste Saloom Road and Rue Louis the 16th.  A 22 year old unidentified female was pronounced dead at the scene and a passenger was transported to an area hospital with moderate injuries.

Fred Dutton Jr. of Lafayette, was originally arrested and charged with OWI and failure to obey a traffic signal.   An additional charged has been added.  He is now being charged with vehicular homicide as well.

Dutton turned himself into authorities Tuesday without incident. The crash remains under investigation.

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