Investigators say man who hit, killed woman returning from reunion was drunk

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CUYAHOGA COUNTY, Ohio -- A Cuyahoga County grand jury has now indicted a man for a carjacking and a fatal crash that killed a woman, and court records also now reveal the suspect was driving drunk.

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Brian Burns has been indicted for aggravated vehicular homicide, robbery, grand theft, receiving stolen property and driving under the influence.

Police say he carjacked a man leaving the St. Rocco’s church festival on Cleveland’s west side Labor Day weekend. Then police say he drove wildly and crashed into Shirley Duncan-Barnes. Investigators say Burns pushed the victim’s car into a building in the Lee-Harvard area.

Cleveland accident investigators found Burns had a blood alcohol level of .15, nearly twice the legal limit.

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