Arrest made in September deadly crash in Dubois Co. - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

Arrest made in September deadly crash in Dubois Co.

Brandon Chamberlain (Source: ISP) Brandon Chamberlain (Source: ISP)
Sept. 24 (Source: ISP) Sept. 24 (Source: ISP)
DUBOIS CO., IN (WFIE) - Indiana State Police say a driver whose actions killed one woman and injured another last September is now behind bars.

Deputies say 24-year-old Brandon Chamberlain of Huntingburg was headed north on SR 162 when his pick up went left of center and hit a car driven by 60-year-old Donna Marie Evans of Cannellton.

Evans died as a result of her injuries.

Deputies say Chamberlain couldn't maintain control of his truck and the ATV in the bed of that truck went airborne, crashing through the windshield of a third vehicle driven by 58-year-old Donna Trafton of Ferdinand

Trafton suffered two broken vertebrae in her neck.

ISP say the crash investigation showed that was  Chamberlain driving north in a southbound lane and going 74 miles per hour in a 55 mph zone at the time of the accident.

Deputies say Chamberlain was also operating while under the influence of alcohol.

He's been charged with 2 counts of OWI causing death and 1 count of OWI causing serious injury.

Chamberlain was arrested Tuesday morning and booked into the Dubois County jail.

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