PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – A man from Pender County is facing charges in connection to an accident that ended with the death of his father.
Larry James Bain is charged with felony death by vehicle and felony hit and run related to an accident last Thursday on Bell Williams Road.
According to Pender County Fire Marshal Charles Newman, the accident happened around 2:00 p.m.
Officials with the Pender Highway Patrol said Bain was traveling north, when he ran off the road, struck a ditch bank, overturned and landed on the roof.
Bain's father, Randall Bain Jr., from Currie, was riding in the passenger seat. He was ejected and killed.
Officials said Bain left the scene on foot; however, he was found and taken to NHRMC.
Bain is due in court Monday morning.
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