Passenger charged with first degree murder

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Police confirmed that a passenger was charged in connection with a vehicle fatality on U.S. 58 in Independence


INDEPENDENCE — A passenger who was involved in the Oct. 10 two-vehicle crash on U.S. 58 in Independence, has been charged with first degree murder.
According to an update from State Police First Sgt. Reedy on Tuesday afternoon, Steven Henry Williams, 37, of Independence turned himself in to authorities at the Virginia State Police (VSP) Area 25 office on Glendale Road in Galax, at 11:50 a.m. Tuesday.

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