Man arrested on vehicular homicide charge from 2016 after reportedly leading police on chase

Man arrested on vehicular homicide charge from 2016 after reportedly leading police on chase

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A Baton Rouge man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a fatal crash that occurred in 2016 that killed a Tennessee man, says the Baton Rouge Police Department.

Bryan Kyzar, 54, was arrested Tuesday, May 23 after leading officers on a chase. Officers attempted to stop Kyzar for an observed traffic violation just before 3 p.m. Tuesday. Kyzar reportedly told officers he "wasn't going back to jail" and took off. It was then learned Kyzar was wanted in connection with a fatal crash that occurred on May 21, 2016. That crash claimed the life of George Mabon, 54, of Memphis, Tennessee.

After a pursuit, Kyzar was arrested and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on charges of vehicular homicide, aggravated flight, and resisting an officer.

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