Driver in fatal Lamborghini crash booked on vehicular homicide, turns himself in

Published: May. 17, 2016 at 3:37 PM CDT|Updated: May. 17, 2016 at 4:11 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The man who crashed his Lamborghini into a flood wall, killing a 23-year-old passenger will be charged with vehicular homicide, according to a New Orleans Police Department spokesman Tyler Gamble.

Jason Adams turned himself in at the Orleans Parish jail Tuesday morning.

Adams is accused of being behind the wheel of a 2015 Lamborghini when it crashed along the riverfront at Felicity Street just before midnight, killing 23-year-old Kristi Lirette.

Toxicology reports revealed Adams had a blood alcohol content of .11g% at the time of the crash. The legal blood alcohol limit in Louisiana 0.08%.

Adams is scheduled to have a bond hearing Tuesday at 3 p.m.

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