Rhode Island: Ride with a drunk, buy a ticket to your own funeral; man charged with death of college student

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. – Drunk driving charges will be filed in connection with an accident that killed a URI student.
Erica Knowles, 23, died when the car she was riding in struck a utility pole on Torrey Road in South Kingstown last week.
On Tuesday, South Kingstown police said they now have an arrest warrant for the driver, 46-year-old Dean Philbrick.
Philbrick is being treated at Rhode Island Hospital for injuries he suffered in the crash.
Police say Philbrick will be charged with driving under the influence, death resulting, and driving to endanger, death resulting. ….MORE