2023 trial date set for woman accused in McAllen crash that killed Louisiana National Guardsman

10 months 3 weeks 6 days ago Friday, November 04 2022 Nov 4, 2022 November 04, 2022 12:30 PM November 04, 2022 in News - Local

A trial date has been set for a Georgia woman accused of causing a McAllen crash that killed an off-duty Louisiana National Guardsman last year. 

Bianca Farmer was indicted on charges of intoxication assault with a vehicle and intoxication manslaughter with a vehicle in July. Farmer is accused of crashing into a utility pole when driving under the influence on Sept. 5, 2021, according to the indictment against her. 

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Two people were inside the vehicle at the time of the crash, according to court records. One person was injured and Spc. Nashyra S. Whitaker, an off-duty Louisiana National Guardsman, died. 

Farmer has a trial set for Jan. 17, 2023, Hidalgo County court records show. 

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