Woman facing manslaughter charge after fatal crash

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Kaitlyn Romo

NORMAN, Okla. – A woman is facing charges in connection to a fatal accident that left one motorcyclist dead.

According to the Norman Transcript, emergency crews in Norman were called to an accident involving a SUV and a motorcycle near State Highway 9 and I-35 around 12:30 a.m. on Sunday.

When police arrived, they found a motorcyclist in a grassy area next to the road with significant injuries.

The motorcyclist was transported to a local hospital where he later died.

Officials say the driver of the SUV, 24-year-old Kaitlyn Romo, was also transported to the hospital for treatment.

Later that day, Romo was booked into jail on a first degree manslaughter charge.

Authorities say Romo remains in jail and no bond has been set.