A Lauderdale County man is facing charges in connection with a wreck that killed another man.
Ryan Tolliver Johnson, 19, of Lexington, was arrested after a grand jury indicted him for manslaughter and third-degree assault.
Johnson was drinking and driving a Polaris Ranger in September with four other people when it crashed in a field near Lauderdale County roads 86 and 97. The wreck killed Jackson Samuel Newton, 20.
Another person in the vehicle was hospitalized with broken ribs and a broken arm.
Johnson was jailed in the Lauderdale County Detention Center on $50,000 bond.
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