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Colby Haithcock, 16, killed and driver Evan Deforge, 17, arrested in single-vehicle crash on Bumpass Road in Liberty, North Carolina
Highway Patrol says the driver, 17-year-old Evan Deforge, was going around a curve on Bumpass Road in Liberty when he ran off the right side of the road, overcorrected, and lost control of the 2005 Sierra Truck he was driving.
On Sunday, Deforge's charges were upgraded. The additional charges include felony death by motor vehicle, careless and reckless driving and possession of a malt beverage by a person less than 19.