ESPN: Mookie Blaylock Charged With Vehicular Homicide

Source: AP / ESPN

JONESBORO, Ga. — Authorities say former NBA All-Star Mookie Blaylock has been charged with vehicular homicide in a head-on crash in suburban Atlanta.

Jonesboro Police Chief Franklin Allen says the 46-year-old Blaylock is also charged with driving on a suspended license and failure to maintain his lane in the Friday crash.

Police say Blaylock was driving an SUV that crossed the center line and struck a van. A van passenger, 43-year-old Monica Murphy, died hours later. Her husband survived.

Atlanta Medical Center spokeswoman Nicole Gustin said Blaylock was in fair condition Monday. He initially was on life support.

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