From left, defense attorney Roger Smith, Jr. and defendant Chandler Kania of Asheboro, NC stand during a courtroom break Aug. 16 in Orange County Superior Criminal Court in Hillsborough. Kania is charged with 3 counts of 2nd degree murder, 3 counts of felony death by vehicle and DWI among other charges in a July 19, 2015 head-on collision Kania had with another vehicle while he was going the wrong way on I-85 near Hillsborough killing three of four occupants of the other vehicle and seriously injuring the fourth person in the car.
From left, defense attorney Roger Smith, Jr. and defendant Chandler Kania of Asheboro, NC stand during a courtroom break Aug. 16 in Orange County Superior Criminal Court in Hillsborough. Kania is charged with 3 counts of 2nd degree murder, 3 counts of felony death by vehicle and DWI among other charges in a July 19, 2015 head-on collision Kania had with another vehicle while he was going the wrong way on I-85 near Hillsborough killing three of four occupants of the other vehicle and seriously injuring the fourth person in the car. Harry Lynch News & Observer file photo
From left, defense attorney Roger Smith, Jr. and defendant Chandler Kania of Asheboro, NC stand during a courtroom break Aug. 16 in Orange County Superior Criminal Court in Hillsborough. Kania is charged with 3 counts of 2nd degree murder, 3 counts of felony death by vehicle and DWI among other charges in a July 19, 2015 head-on collision Kania had with another vehicle while he was going the wrong way on I-85 near Hillsborough killing three of four occupants of the other vehicle and seriously injuring the fourth person in the car. Harry Lynch News & Observer file photo

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