Brown charged in Dec. 2012 fatal crash

Austin W. Brown is facing charges of vehicular homicide in the December 2012 deaths of two people.

On Dec. 21, 2012, Brown allegedly caused the deaths of Debra Lundt and Joseph Reigelsberger by driving his 2002 GMC Pickup while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The incident happened just south of John F. Kennedy Park in the 1500 block of Nelson Avenue.

At his initial appearance in Webster County Magistrate Court Friday, Brown was released with supervision to the Department of Adult Corrections by Magistrate Steve Kersten with the condition that he continue substance abuse treatment.

Brown’s case was sent to Webster County District Court.