Jury reaches verdict in fatal wreck that killed Tyler woman

Updated: Nov. 30, 2017 at 9:21 AM CST
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TYLER, TX (KLTV) - The jury has reached a verdict for the man accused in a wreck that killed a 20-year-old woman in Tyler.


James Fulton has been found guilty of criminally negligent homicide with a deadly weapon. Read more here.

James Fulton was indicted in November on the charge for the death of Haile Beasley, 20.

The wreck occurred in May of 2016 on West Grande Boulevard in Tyler. Police said at the time that Beasley was driving eastbound on Grande, when Fulton drove into oncoming traffic, hitting her car head-on.

Thursday marked Day 4 of Fulton's trial.

Sentencing is scheduled to begin tomorrow morning.

Fulton's bond has increased from $15,000 to $50,000.

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