Man turns himself in on vehicular homicide charges

By Christy Hutchings - bio | email

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - A man is in custody in connection with a fatal wreck that happened more than a year ago.

Authorities said Ricky Brown turned himself in to police. He was wanted him on vehicular homicide charges. In July 2009, a pickup truck and tractor trailer hit at Bay Street and West Lathrop Avenue. The impact threw three people out of the truck, including Brown and 61-year-old Joe Brown. Joe Brown died in the crash.

Police charged Brown with DUI and contempt of court.

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