Mobile police have made an arrest in the fatal traffic wreck that took place on Jan. 8 in the parking lot of Wendy’s on Schillinger Road near Airport Boulevard.
The investigation revealed a 59 year-old male was traveling northbound on Schillinger Road when his pickup truck left the roadway and struck three vehicles in the parking lot of Wendy’s. One vehicle was occupied by 66 year-old Martha Wingo Hinton of Loxley. She was pronounced dead on the scene.
Officers investigated the circumstances and according to authorities the driver was under the influence at the time of the incident, which occurred around 12:35 p.m.
Maurice White, 59 years old, was arrested and charged for manslaughter on Jan. 8.
His first court date is set for Jan. 22.
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