Driver Indicted on Manslaughter Charge in Pittsylvania Co.

Pittsylvania Co., VA - A 20-year-old man is facing involuntary manslaughter charges for a deadly accident in Pittsylvania County.

Justin Alderson was indicted Monday on charges stemming from a wreck last June at the intersection of Kentuck and Fall Creek Roads.

He was driving northbound on Route 729 when police say he veered off the road, killing his 19-year-old passenger, Thomas Weatherford.

Alderson is also facing one count of eluding police.