Roberts Trial Delayed

Mitchell Roberts


The trial of a man accused of killing a teenager while allegedly driving drunk has been delayed.

The trial of Mitchell Roberts of Collinsville was scheduled to start Tuesday in Lauderdale County Circuit Court but it was continued. A new court date has not been announced.

Roberts was charged in connection with a vehicle crash July 13, 2013.

A 14-year-old boy was killed and three other people were injured.

The crash happened on Highway 11 near the interstate in Meridian.