Aberdeen Teen in Crash Faces Charges in Adult Court
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) - An Aberdeen teenager accused of crashing into a school in January and injuring a passenger in his vehicle is facing charges in adult court.
Andrew Randall is now 18 years old but was 17 at the time of the January crash. He faces eight charges including drunken driving and vehicular battery, which carries a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison.
The American News reports that Randall made a brief appearance in court on Thursday but did not enter any pleas.
The crash on Jan. 17 caused an estimated $30,000 in damage to the Simmons Elementary School library. Both Randall and the passenger suffered serious injuries.