Kingfield woman charged with OUI in connection with fatal crash

KINGFIELD, Maine (WABI) - A Kingfield woman has been arrested for OUI in connection with a deadly car crash.

Police say 30-year-old Danielle LaRochelle was driving a car that crashed on West Kingfield Road in Kingfield last month.

The car went left the road, hit trees, and spun violently.

One of her three passengers, 25-year-old Nicholas Shurtleff, was thrown from the car and killed.

Police say LaRochelle was driving with a blood alcohol content of 0.219%, which is more than 2.5 times the legal limit.