OCTOBER 24, 2005 -- A weekend accident killed a man riding his motorcycle and sent a Carolina Beach woman to jail.
Tammy Bean made her first court appearance Monday on a video link from the jail. She asked Judge Rebecca Blackmore for a court appointed attorney. Bean is charged with felony death by motor vehicle.
Investigators say Bean was driving drunk when she hit and killed 29-year-old Donald Vaughn. He was riding his motorcycle on Carolina Beach Road. Bean remains behind bars under a $500,000 bond.