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Reaction to fatal collision; suspect charged
BEAUMONT - Beaumont Police are releasing the name of a 22-year-old woman killed by a man charged with Intoxication Manslaughter in a collision that killed her.
Alexis Kiaria Neal, 22, was from Buna. She died at the scene.
The man who was driving the vehicle that struck her car has been identified as Justin Tyrone Young, 34, of Beaumont.
Doctors treated Young for injuries and transported him to the Jefferson County Jail. He was charged with one count of Intoxication Manslaughter. A judge set his bond at $500,000.
Beaumont police investigators say at about 9:45 p.m. Thursday, Young was in a Chevy Silverado and traveling at a high rate of speed when he ran a stop sign on Long Avenue. He crashed into Neal's car. She was driving an Impala south on 11th Street. She died at the scene.