Two Indicted In Drag Racing Death

(Memphis) Two men have been indicted after a man was killed while they were drag racing.

Ontario Brown, 22, and Christopher Loftis, 20, are charged with vehicular homicide and reckless endangerment committed with a deadly weapon, a felony that carries 1 to 6 years in prison.

Prosecutors say the men were drag racing on Air Park south of Winchester and New Getwell around 1 a.m. April 14, 2013.

Jessie Allen Moore, 20, was killed when his car was hit broadside by Brown and then was sideswiped by the vehicle driven by Loftis.

Memphis Police say Moore had just finished a race in his Honda Civic and was turning around when he was hit.


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