Columbia man indicted for deadly crash that killed pedestrian

4 months 2 weeks 20 hours ago Monday, October 07 2019 Oct 7, 2019 Monday, October 07, 2019 11:12:00 AM CDT October 07, 2019 in News
By: Steve Lambson, KOMU 8 News Content Manager

COLUMBIA - A grand jury handed down an indictment Friday against a man accused of hitting and killing a pedestrian.

Charles Waddill, 50, was indicted for four criminal counts, including involuntary manslaughter, leaving the scene of a deadly crash, DWI and tampering with physical evidence. His arraignment is scheduled for October 15.

According to police, Waddill hit and killed 51-year-old Timothy Wilson early in the morning of June 29. The crash happened on Rangeline Street. Police said Waddill then left the scene.

Officers later found a vehicle matching a description from the incident at Waddill's house, with damage consistent with hitting a person.

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