Beacon Journal staff report
An Akron woman faces charges stemming from a fatal crash earlier this month.
Marie A. Lott, 43, of Bulger Street, has been charged with aggravated vehicular homicide, vehicular manslaughter and OVI.
Authorities say Lott, whose license had been suspended, was driving a 2000 Ford Expedition on Sept. 17 when she drove off the road and snapped a utility pole in half on Brittain Road near Alphada Avenue.
A front seat passenger, Dwayne Hammond, 49, was seriously injured and died the next day.