Charges filed in Otsego Fatal Crash

By Lindsey Nesselbush

July 22, 2010 Updated Jul 5, 2007 at 4:35 PM EDT

An Otsego County man is behind bars tonight after he crashed his pickup truck that killed
a passenger.

27 year old Joseph Parsons the 3rd of Unadilla is facing 10 charges after this crash on Sunday in Worcester.

They include vehicular manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, and drunk driving.

The crash killed passenger, 19 year old Gregory Conover, also of Unadilla. Parsons was arrested today, and ordered to the Otsego County Jail on 100-thousand dollars bail.
Deputies say Parsons pickup went off Interstate 88 west, hit the guiderail, and rolled over.

They say alcohol and speed figured into the crash.

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