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Woman charged with vehicular homicide

Judy Ann Hatcher has been charged with vehicular homicide in the May 8, 2013, death of motorcyclist William Frantz, of Worth County. (June 20, 2013)

Judy Ann Hatcher has been charged with vehicular homicide in the May 8, 2013, death of motorcyclist William Frantz, of Worth County. (June 20, 2013)

ALBANY — A woman who police contend was responsible for a crash in May in which a motorcyclist was killed has been charged with vehicular homicide.

Judy Ann Hatcher has been charged with vehicular homicide and failure to yield stemming from the May 8 wreck involving William Frantz, 52, of Worth County, near the intersection of Johnson and Sylvester roads.

Frantz, who was on a motorcycle, died from injuries sustained in the crash.

According to the warrant for the vehicular homicide count, which is a misdemeanor, Hatcher failed to yield the right of way while turning left, causing the crash.

Hatcher was booked into the Dougherty County Jail and issued a $1,700 bond, which was paid June 14, according to court records.