SPRINGFIELD, Mo- A Springfield man accused of killing a Nixa woman after he fled from police is expected to be arraigned in court Friday.
54-year-old Tommy Morris Jr. is charged with second-degree murder, attempt to deliver a controlled substance and possession.
The accident occurred in April after Morris struck an elderly man in a parking lot.
Police pursued Morris but lost him during the chase.
He was later arrested after he hit Dana Sowards’ car at the intersection of Mount Vernon and Scenic Avenue.