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Virginia man charged in deadly outer banks crash

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

A Virginia man is facing charges for the deaths of two tourists killed in the outer banks Monday.

Police say 50-year-old Troy Bowman of Ashburn fell asleep at the wheel, and right before noon Monday, he ran into Wesley & Elizabeth Martin while they were walking . They were both vacationing from Lancaster, Pennsylvania

This happened on Route 12 in Corolla, very close to the beach. The couple had four kids between the ages of 11 and 18. Police say those children were on the shore when this happened.

Bowman is now charged with reckless driving, as well as two counts of misdemeanor death by motor vehicle. 

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