Prosecutors: Man who fatally struck infant on Moselle St. was high at the time


BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Buffalo man has been charged after hitting three people with his vehicle on June 19. One of them, a 7-month-old baby, was killed.

Nyree Green was fatally struck by D’Andre Turner, 44, while he was driving near Moselle St. that night, prosecutors say. Two women walking with the baby were injured.

At the time, prosecutors say Turner was high on marijuana. Because of this, Turner was charged with criminally negligent homicide and operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs.

After pleading ‘not guilty’ to the charges. Turner was jailed on $25,000 bail.

His case will now go to a grand jury.

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