A 32-year-old woman from Pine Ridge, South Dakota has been arrested and charged for her role in a drunk driving rollover that claimed the life of a six-year-old girl.
Kimberly Eagle Bull was driving a Ford Windstar minivan on Saturday evening on Slim Butte Road north of Chadron. Six people- including three children- were injured in the rollover.
Six-year-old Christina Roubideaux and another child were airlifted to Denver Children’s Hospital, and Roubideaux died as a result of the injuries she sustained.
Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol arrested and charged Kimberly Eagle Bull on the charges of: Motor Vehicle Homicide, Driving Under the Influence, Open Container, False Reporting, Child Abuse/Neglect, Failure to Use a Child Restraint and other charges.
Investigation of the accident was handled by the Dawes County Sheriff’s Office. The criminal investigation is being handled by the Nebraska State Patrol. A final determination on charges will be
made by the Dawes County Attorney.