HILLSVILLE — A 36-year-old Pulaski man, charged with reckless driving in a July 4 fatal crash on U.S. 221, now faces a charge of involuntary manslaughter.
Virginia State Police Trooper R.B. Phipps appeared before a magistrate on Saturday to obtain the new charge against William Keith Lane, according to Carroll Commonwealth’s Attorney Greg Goad.
Welcher Vaughn Dalton, 85, of Hillsville, was taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C., and he later died as the result of injuries he sustained in the accident.
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