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Laurel Co. man pleads guilty in DUI case

In Laurel County, A man admitted in court Thursday morning that he was driving drunk when he hit and killed a tow truck driver nearly two years ago.

Austin Meredith pleaded guilty to manslaughter and DUI. He had been charged with murder.

Meredith hit and killed Howard White on I-75 in July of 2012

Meredith is expected to be sentenced to 10 years in prison.


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