MOUNT VERNON — A Howard woman is charged in Mount Vernon Municipal Court in the Aug. 26 death of a 17-year-old motorcyclist.

Glenna J. Young, 74, is charged with vehicular manslaughter, a second-degree misdemeanor, in the death of Jonathan A. Wise, 17, Danville.

The charge stems from an Aug. 26 crash in the intersection of Danville-Amity Road and North Ridge Heights Drive. According to Ohio State Highway Patrol, Mount Gilead Post reports, Young had stopped for a stop sign on North Ridge Heights Drive at approximately 12:59 p.m. Young attempted to make a left turn, pulling into the intersection and into the path of an eastbound motorcycle driven by Wise, reports state.

 

Nick Sabo: 740-397-5333 or nsabo@mountvernonnews.com and on Twitter, @mountvernonnews

 

 

 

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