Driver charged in deadly wreck on 82nd Street

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Updated: 5/02/2013 4:47 am
Law officers have arrested a man accused of causing a deadly wreck April 20.

Police said DPS troopers arrested Scott Folkerts, 29. He is charged with manslaughter in the wreck just east of Slide Road on 82nd Street.

Investigators said after the wreck Folkerts was speeding eastbound and crashed into the back of a car, causing it to smash into a utility pole. Folkerts was hospitalized with serious injuries. His passenger, Drew Baize, 36, died at the scene. Folkerts, according to police reports, was driving 133 miles per hour and had a
blood alcohol content of .21, almost three times the legal limit.

Two people in the other car were hospitalized.
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fwjsfj - 5/2/2013 6:13 PM
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Larry read the story.

Larry Simmons - 5/1/2013 11:36 AM
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The rest of the details please. Alcohol, rate of speed-finish the story.
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