HILLSVILLE — A Cana man pleaded guilty Monday for an October 2008 alcohol-related vehicle crash that caused the death of a Middlesex, N.C., woman and injured two others.
Stephen Edwin Towe, 42, will spend 13 years in prison. He entered a guilty plea in Carroll County Circuit Court to three charges stemming from the accident.
The crash occurred when Towe, driving a 2001 Oldsmobile Aurora, crossed the center line of Woodlawn Road and struck a 2007 Chevy Cobalt, according to a report by Virginia State Police. Ashley Nicole Whitaker was driving the Cobalt at the time.