Gary Hendricks, of Mastic, accused in fatal drunken driving crash, pleads not guilty

A suspected drunken driver pleaded not guilty today to several charges in the death of his own grandfather. Gary Hendricks is facing a number of

Gary Hendricks is is facing upgraded charges of vehicular manslaughter.

Gary Hendricks is is facing upgraded charges of vehicular manslaughter. (7/31/13)

WOODBURY - A suspected drunken driver pleaded not guilty today to several charges in the death of his own grandfather.

Gary Hendricks is facing a number of charges, including vehicular manslaughter. Hendricks was originally charged with DWI.

Investigators say he was speeding and driving with a blood alcohol level twice the legal limit when he flipped over on Sunrise Highway in East Patchogue last week.

His 77-year-old grandfather Isaac Beal was killed in the crash.

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