SUNBURY — A Port Trevorton man accused of causing a wreck last year on Veterans Memorial Bridge that killed a father and his young son is charged with vehicular homicide.
Trooper David Townsend, state police at Stonington, filed 22 counts against 25-year-old Brian Scott Glass Jr. Charges include two counts each of homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence, aggravated assault while DUI and homicide by vehicle.
Other charges are five variations of DUI, one of which alleges a combination of alcohol and drugs, two counts of involuntary manslaughter, one count each of recklessly endangering another person, driving an unregistered vehicle, driving without insurance and six other summary traffic violations.
All of the DUIs were a first offense, according to court paperwork.
The charges were filed Monday. He was arraigned Tuesday afternoon before Magisterial District Judge Benjamin Apfelbaum and remanded to Northumberland County Prison in lieu of $250,000 cash bail.
A preliminary hearing before Apfelbaum is scheduled for 1 p.m. Tuesday.
Police say Glass was drunk and high on drugs on July 17, 2012, when he drove a 2002 Jeep Liberty into the oncoming lane and crashed head on with a 2005 Chevrolet Equinox driven by Kirk A. Mahaffey, 22, of Northumberland.
Mahaffey was pronounced dead at Kirk A. Mahaffey following the 8 p.m. accident. His 3-year-old son, Mayson, was airlifted to Geisinger
Medical Center, Danville, where ….MORE