Woman arrested after killing two people in 2017 three-vehicle crash

Posted at 2:50 PM, Aug 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-31 18:17:40-04

A woman was arrested after killing two people in a three-vehicle crash in September 2017.

According to Temple police, on Sept. 18, 2017, at 11:25 a.m. officers responded to a major crash at the 2600 block of South 5th Street.

After an investigation of the crash, 36-year-old Audra McQueen the driver of the Ford F150 was traveling southbound when she crossed over into the northbound lanes and crashed head-on into a white Ford Escape. She also hit a black Nissan Maxima that was stopped waiting to make a left turn.

The driver and the passenger of the Ford Escape succumbed to their injuries and were pronounced dead at the scene.

After a thorough review, a grand jury indicted McQueen for two counts of criminally negligent homicide and warrants for her arrest were issued.

McQueen was arrested on Friday morning and transported to the Bell County Jail.

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