Trial date set for involuntary manslaughter suspect
A December trial date has been set for the man accused of striking and killing a jogger with his Toyota SUV in January while under the influence of alcohol.
Michael Carlson will face a single felony charge of involuntary manslaughter when he returns to Hanover Circuit Court Dec. 8 and 9 for what will be a two-day jury trial, according to court records.
If he is found guilty of the class 5 felony, Carlson faces the possibility of a maximum 10 years in prison and a $2,500 fine, according to Virginia Code.
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