A teen is being charged with involuntary manslaughter following a fatal crash in Huntersville that happened just days after Christmas.
Jonathan Bales, 16, was driving a black Honda Accord when he went off the road after making a turn. He over-corrected, causing his vehicle to spin out of control, officials say.
The car crossed the center line and collided with a Jeep Patriot, driven by Lisa May Overfield, who later died from her injuries.
Michael Croxton and a toddler who were in the Jeep were both injured during the crash and sent to the hospital with serious injuries. A passenger in the Honda, Angelica Toledo, was also injured in the crash.
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Huntersville Fire Department also confirmed two dogs were killed in the crash.
Bales was served with an arrest warrant Thursday evening and charged with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon causing serious serious injury and one count of involuntary manslaughter.