Man charged in crash that killed mother, daughter on foot
Aug. 18, 2017
LAWRENCE, Wis. (AP) — A man accused of driving a vehicle that struck and killed a mother and daughter as they walked along a road in Lawrence has been charged in the case.
Authorities say 46-year-old David Meyer, of De Pere, is charged with two counts of homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle. He is being held on $50,000 cash bond.
Police say the incident happened about 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Authorities say 44-year-old Rebecca Pennenberg and her 18-year-old daughter, Raelia, were pronounced dead at the scene.
A preliminary report shows that Meyer registered a .219 on a preliminary breath test. The legal limit to drive in Wisconsin is .08.