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Teacher accused of DUI and manslaughter expected in court

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A JCPS teacher accused of driving drunk and killing a woman is expected in court Thursday. A JCPS teacher accused of driving drunk and killing a woman is expected in court Thursday.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A JCPS teacher accused of driving drunk and killing a woman is expected in court Thursday.

Christopher Purcell is charged with manslaughter and DUI. Currently on administrative leave, Purcell taught plumbing and technical education at Iroquois High School.

 Police said Purcell hit a motorcycle last summer in the Highlands. A passenger of the bike, Tracey Blevins, died.

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