Local News

A man from Normal, Illinois is facing reckless homicide charges after a two vehicle accident on Friday that resulted in the death of 25 year old Jessica N. Tyson of Taylorville and her unborn child. The State has filed several counts against Lance T. Pitsch, for driving while under the influence of alcohol, as well as reckless homicide charges. Probable cause was found over weekend with bond set at $500,000. Pitsch stated while appearing in the Christian County Court on Monday morning, that he will not be able to post bail, but would like to hire his own attorney. The court granted him time to seek counsel in his case, and set the matter for further pretrial on October 31st.

 
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