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Caitlyn Jenner escapes charges over deadly car crash

/ 08:35 AM October 01, 2015
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In a Wednesday, July 15, 2015 file photo, Caitlyn Jenner accepts the Arthur Ashe award for courage at the ESPY Awards at the Microsoft Theater, in Los Angeles. AP

LOS ANGELES, United States—Transgender Olympian Caitlyn Jenner will not be charged with manslaughter in connection with a deadly car crash in Los Angeles earlier this year, authorities said Wednesday.

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“There will be no charges” filed, Jane Robison, a spokeswoman at the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office told AFP.

Jenner in February was at the wheel of a large SUV that rear-ended a woman’s car which swerved into oncoming traffic and was struck by a vehicle.

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Jenner walked away unhurt but the woman died.

Investigators had found that Jenner was driving “unsafely for the prevailing road conditions” and said she faced up to a year in prison if convicted of manslaughter.

READ: Caitlyn Jenner could face manslaughter charge over US car crash

The crash took place just months before Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce Jenner, came out as transgender.

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