Woman Charged in Fatal October Crash

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A Chandler woman has been charged in connection with a drunk-driving crash that killed a Warrick County man in October.

18-year-old Bridget Lafferty faces reckless homicide and other drunk driving related charges.

She has since bonded out of jail.

Authorities say she was intoxicated when she was driving on State Road 62 and rear ended 34-year-old Jesse Lechner in late October.

Lechner was killed in the crash.

Lafferty’s next court appearance is set for January 5.

Click here to read the full affidavit.

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