Truck driver indicted in fatal 2015 Highway 280 crash that killed mother

SHELBY COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) -- The reported driver of a tractor trailer involved in the crash on Highway 280 near the Narrows that killed 25-year-old mother Jordan Mays Matson last October has been indicted.

Alabama State Trooper Chuck Daniel last October identified the truck driver as Chassidy Renae Garner-James, 39, of Holly Springs, Miss.

In Sept. of this year. a grand jury indicted Garner-James on a charge of criminally negligent homicide in related to the Oct. 20, 2015 crash. The indictment was made public Oct. 6, 2016.

Garner-James in being held in the Shelby County Jail on a bond of $15,000.

Matson was driving her 2008 Honda CRV when officials say an International tractor trailer driven by Chassidy Renae Garner-James hit her vehicle. Her infant son was injured but survived.

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