Apex teen charged in crash that killed Marine
Posted February 20, 2014
Wilmington, N.C. — A 19-year-old Apex man was charged Wednesday in connection with a weekend crash in Wilmington that killed a Camp Lejeune Marine, police said.
Jackson Davies was charged with felony death by motor vehicle and driving while impaired. He was released from the New Hanover County jail on a $50,000 secured bond.
Police said Davis was southbound on Rose Avenue shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday when his car hit and killed pedestrian Cory Lee Reese, 22, near Wrightsville Avenue. The car then hit a tree and a utility pole.
Davis was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center for treatment of injuries, and police charged him upon his release.