Man riding lawnmower down rural highway killed by girlfriend


IRWINTON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A Wilkinson County woman has been charged with killing her boyfriend while he was driving his lawnmower on Georgia Highway 96.

According to the Wilkinson County Sheriff’s Office, 36-year-old Angel Dianna Durden was charged with first degree vehicular homicide in the death of Christopher Young, 39. It happened around 4 a.m. Sunday.

The Wilkinson County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Durden was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the incident. Durden and Young were living together.