Driver pleads guilty in deadly 2011 crash

Driver pleads guilty in deadly 2011 crash

OCILLA, GA (WALB) - Marcus Boatwright plead guilty to six counts of misdemeanor homicide by vehicle, one count of following too closely and one count of driving too fast for conditions Tuesday morning in Irwin Superior Court in Ocilla.

Three people were killed when state troopers said Boatwright plowed into the back of eight cars stopped for road construction on Georgia Highway 32 west of Irwinville in August of 2011.

The three people killed were Janice Potts of Ocilla, Dale Couey of Willacoochee, and Theodolphus Harris of Deland, Florida

Sentencing will be scheduled later.

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