Preliminary Hearing Set in Wrong-Way Fatal

By: 13 News
By: 13 News

A preliminary hearing date was set Thursday for the woman accused of driving the wrong way on I-70 causing a fatal accident.

38-year old Evelyn Brooks will be back in court April 29th. She faces one count of involuntary manslaughter while driving under the influence of alcohol.

Topeka Police say Brooks was driving eastbound in the westbound lanes of I-70 near Gage late Sunday, March 29th. She collided head-on with a car driven by 27-year old Cara Jackson.

Jackson was killed.

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