Father facing vehicle homicide charges after son falls from truck

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - A father is facing multiple charges after his son died from falling out of a truck.

According to Richmond County deputies, John Barron Junior fell out of a truck about 2 p.m. Wednesday on Hephzibah McBean Road.

John Barron Senior, the father, was driving and he's charged with driving an unsafe vehicle, driving under the influence and vehicle homicide in the first degree.