Man accepts plea deal in fatal drunken driving crash
GRAND HAVEN, Mich. — A driver accused of being drunk when causing a deadly crash has accepted a plea deal.
Benjamin Gladding pleaded no contest Wednesday to operating a vehicle while intoxicated causing death.
Gladding was charged after causing a head-on crash in October that killed 26-year-old Brooke Feister. Authorities said she was going east on Lake Michigan Drive in Tallmadge Township when Gladding crossed the centerline and caused a head-on collision.
A sentencing hearing is scheduled for 1 p.m. July 22.