Guilty Plea in Lehigh Valley Pedestrian Fatality

Posted on: June 29th, 2012       Attorney Thomas Newell

On Feb. 7, 2011, a Northampton County man pled guilty to involuntary manslaughter and drunk driving after killing an Upper Mount Bethel pedestrian on Dec. 23, 2009. According to The Morning Call, the defendant fatally struck the pedestrian as she was checking her mailbox on Sunrise Blvd. The driver will serve 2 to 4 years in the Northampton County Prison.