SLAYTON – The Murray County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the victim of Thursday’s car crash. Bobbi Sue Wright died at the Murray County Medical Center as the result of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle crash that happened at approximately 2 a.m. Thursday morning.
According to the sheriff’s office, Kyle Gregory Einck was driving a 2000 Chevrolet Impala west bound on 71st Street, with Wright as a passenger. Einck lost control of the vehicle at a curve in the road and entered the north ditch, where the vehicle rolled off an embankment into a drainage ditch.
Einck was able to free himself and called for help. Emergency personnel were able to free Wright at the scene, and she was transported to the medical center, where she died.
The following day, Einck was charged by formal complaint with criminal vehicular homicide. As of Tuesday morning, he was in custody at the Lyon County Jail.