UPDATE: Man pleads guilty in wrong way crash on I-64

Posted at 11:12 AM, Dec 10, 2014
and last updated 2014-12-10 16:16:21-05
Photo courtesy of Virginia Beach Sheriff's Office

Photo courtesy of Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office

Virginia Beach, Va. - Neil Lyness pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated involuntary manslaughter on Wednesday, as well as one count of driving on a suspended license, third offense.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 as the story develops. 


Bond denied for man accused of killing mother and daughter in I-64 crash

The following story was posted on October 3, 2013:

Virginia Beach, Va. – The man accused of killing a Virginia Beach mother and daughter in a wrong way crash on Interstate 64 is scheduled to appear in court.

Neil Lyness has a bond hearing Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 8 a.m.

He’s charged with reckless driving and two counts of involuntary manslaughter.

Police say he hit and killed Sandie Amaya and her daughter, Sophie Lopez.

He crashed into their car when he drove the wrong way on Interstate 64 near Indian River Road last week.