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San Marcos woman told investigator she smoked pot and took painkillers night before deadly accident

rileyA San Marcos woman faces an intoxication manslaughter charge after telling an investigator she was “smoking marijuana and taking painkillers” the night before a collision that resulted in a Spicewood man’s death, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Rachel Beth Riley, 24, was charged with intoxication manslaughter June 23, a day after the accident involving the 2000 Oldsmobile she was driving and a 2006 Harley-Davidson motorcycle driven by 74-year-old Ivan Johnson Jr., the report stated.

The arrest warrant affidavit stated Riley possessed marijuana at the time of the accident.

Read more: http://www.dailytrib.com/2014/07/01/dps-driver-spicewood-mans-death-admits-smoking-marijuana/

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