EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - An El Paso jury found a woman accused of Intoxication Manslaughter in the January 2016 death of a 26-year-old man not guilty in court on Friday.
Phylicia Pierson, then 29, was accused of causing a chain-reaction crash on January 8, 2016 near I-10 West near Lomaland.
Police initially said that Pierson was driving a Hyundai Santa Fe which crashed into a Volkswagen Golf driven by 26-year-old Morgan Engman. The initial impact set of a chain reaction crash that involved four cars.
Engman died at the hospital two days later as a result of the crash.
On Friday, a jury found Pierson not guilty for Intoxication Manslaughter.