Man pleads no contest in case around UNL band member's crash death
LINCOLN, NE -- A man facing charges of motor vehicle homicide in connection to a crash that killed a UNL band member pled no contest to the charges on Monday.
Our news partners 10/11 Now report 30-year-old Waltrivelish Watson was going more than 90 miles per hour before striking a vehicle near 10th and Arapahoe in Lincoln last year. The crash killed 20-year-old Tyler Butterfield.
Lincoln Police say Watson was driving 92 miles per hour in a 40 zone.
Butterfield was a Norfolk native and junior accounting major at UNL.
According to court records, Watson is scheduled for sentencing on January 29th.