Charges Upgraded For Man Involved In Fatal St Joseph Crash

Friday Buchanan County Prosecuting Attorney Ron Holliday announced he has upgraded charges against Curtis Lee Hagey.  Hagey was the alleged driver in a fatal crash in St Joseph on August 2nd.  He was initially charged with first degree tampering of a motor vehicle.  Hagey now faces addition charges of murder and endangering the welfare of a child.  68 year old James Spillman was killed and an 11 year old was also injured.  Hagey had a child under the age of 17 in his vehicle at the time of the crash.