N. Babylon man pleads guilty to manslaughter in fatal crash

? A North Babylon man has admitted that he was high on prescription drugs the day he crashed into a retired teacher. Jeremy Weckerle pleaded

NORTH BABYLON - ? A North Babylon man has admitted that he was high on prescription drugs the day he crashed into a retired teacher. Jeremy Weckerle pleaded guilty to manslaughter yesterday. Weckerle?s SUV slammed head on into a car in Old Brookville last year, killing 65-year-old Paul Gordon, of Jericho. Weckerle faces five to 10 years in prison when he is sentenced in October.

North Babylon man accused of driving high, killing man

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