A woman has been charged with second-degree murder after police say she was involved in a deadly crash Wednesday morning, according to a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police news release.
Larry Eugene Morrow, 64, was killed in the crash, which happened near the intersection of Eastway Drive and Central Avenue just after 4:30 a.m., police said.
Police said the woman, 36-year-old Marla Ann Sadowski, ran a red light and crashed into Morrow’s car as he crossed the intersection on a green light.
She has been charged with second-degree murder and driving while impaired, police said.
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Sadowski was briefly hospitalized Wednesday and then taken to the jail.
She pleaded guilty to driving while impaired in 2002 and again in 2005, according to court records.