Driver to Spend 2.5 Years in Prison for Fatal DUI Crash

By: Elizabeth Lamb Email
By: Elizabeth Lamb Email

HARRISONBURG -- A Rockingham County man will spend the next two and a half years in prison after killing an Elkton man in October 2012.

Justin Harris pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and to driving under the influence. The crash killed 73-year-old Ralph Mowbray.

Mowbray was mowing his lawnmower when it got stuck in a ditch. He used his ATV and the help of two other men to get it out.

He was hit by Harris as he got off the ATV.

Harris will be on probation for three years. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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