Greenville woman charged in deadly Pitt County crash
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - A Greenville woman has been charged in a deadly car crash that killed her passenger last month.
Court documents show Breanna Sutton was charged Wednesday by the Highway Patrol with felony death by vehicle. The 24-year-old woman had previously been charged with DWI and reckless driving to endanger.
The crash happened early February 6th on Staton Mill Road.
Killed in the single-vehicle crash was Brandon Armstrong. The accident report said neither Sutton nor Armstrong were wearing a seat belt when her vehicle veered off the highway, hit a tree, and then a road sign.
The accident report said the man was thrown from the vehicle and into a ditch.
Sutton’s bond was increased from $100,000 to $500,000 and Friday morning she remained in the Pitt County jail.
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