Orange County- Wednesday, Indiana State Police Troopers from the Jasper Post took Keeghan Chandler Preston Jones, 18, from Paoli, IN into custody on a warrant issued by the Orange County Circuit Court. The charges stem from a vehicle crash, which occurred on February 14th, 2021 near Orleans, IN.
Mr. Jones has been booked into the Orange County Jail and has been charged with the following:
Count 1: Causing Death While Operating a Vehicle with a Schedule 1 or II Controlled Substance in the body, a level 4 Felony.
Count 2: Causing Death While Operating a Vehicle with a Schedule 1 or II Controlled Substance in the body, a level 4 Felony.
County 3: Reckless Homicide, a level 5 Felony.
County 4: Reckless Homicide, a level 5 Felony.
In cooperation with the Orange County Coroner’s office, all notifications have been made to the respective families of the two persons killed in yesterday’s crash. The deceased are identified as:
- Kyndell Bailey, 15, Orleans, IN
- Jocelyn Phillips, 16, of Paoli, IN
Also, to identify the other passengers involved during the incident.
- Keeghan Jones, 18, Paoli, IN
- Trandon Blevins, 15, Paoli, IN
This crash investigation is ongoing. There is no further information to release at this time.