Driver Pleads Guilty to Creek Crash that Killed Passenger

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

MONTROSE, Pa. -- The man behind the wheel when a car plunged into a creek, killing a passenger has pleaded guilty.

Johnathan Yacinovich of Waymart was charged in connection with the deadly crash in Gibson Township, Susquehanna County, in February 2016.  He pleaded guilty Wednesday to homicide by motor vehicle and DUI.

Andrew Mazza, 23, from the Forest City area, was killed when the vehicle Yacinovich was driving went off the road and crashed into a creek.

Yacinovich is scheduled to be sentenced in July.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.