Driver charged with DWI in connection with deadly crash in Malden
MALDEN, Mo. (KFVS) - A Malden woman was arrested and charged in connection with a deadly crash on Sunday, July 31.
According to the Malden Department of Public Safety, 45-year-old Tawny Divietro was involved in a crash with a motorcyclist near State Highway J and Palo Verde Street in Malden.
The motorcyclist, 36-year-old Terry Kirkpatrick, Jr., of Bernie, was rushed to a Poplar Bluff hospital and later died from his injuries.
Malden DPS said Divietro was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated, death of another-not a passenger.
Divietro is being held without bond at the Dunklin County Justice Center.
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