Mechanicsville man avoids jail time in cyclist's death

Mechanicsville man avoids jail time in cyclist's death
Caroline Wortham (Source: Facebook)
Caroline Wortham (Source: Facebook)

On Monday, Stanley Dawson was given a 10-year suspended sentence on an involuntary manslaughter charge in the death of Caroline Dawn Wortham and a one-year suspended sentence on a concealed weapon charge. His driver's license is suspended indefinitely.

Wortham, of Glen Allen, died after being hit by a vehicle driven by Dawson near the intersection of Mountain Road and Farrington Road on Sept. 5, 2015.

Wortham was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

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