Driver in crash that killed Harrisburg teacher pleads guiltyPosted on 18 July 2018 at 1:34pm
COLUMBIA - The man who caused the crash which left a Harrisburg teacher dead pleaded guilty Wednesday.
Brandon Brill, 27, was charged after he crashed into a school bus driven by Brian Simpson in September 2017. At the time, Simpson was driving members of the Harrisburg High School cross-country team. Simpson died at the scene; the students were injured but recovered.
At the time of his arrest, Brill was charged with second-degree murder; he pleaded guilty to lesser charges including involuntary manslaughter and assault. Brill was a prior offender, having pleaded guilty twice to driving without a valid license.
No sentencing date has been set.
Most Popular Recent Stories
Student dropped off at wrong bus stop; school speaks on safety measures Posted on 17 August 2018 at 6:22pm
Prosecutor won't charge Greitens despite ethics panel review Posted on 17 August 2018 at 6:43pm
Man who tried to save boat victims alleges emotional stress Posted on 17 August 2018 at 5:36pm
Mental evaluation ordered for arson suspect in California Holy Fire after outbursts in court Posted on 17 August 2018 at 8:14pm
AP source: It's not just audio, Manigault Newman has video Posted on 17 August 2018 at 11:57pm