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Passenger indicted in fatal Pender wreck


Powers, 26, is charged with second-degree murder, two counts of assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, two counts of assault with a deadly weapon, battery on an unborn child and driving without a license, according to District Attorney Ben David.

The indictment comes a week after law enforcement charged Powers as he was released from the hospital. He made his first court appearance a couple hours later on a stretcher.

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