Mobile man found guilty of murder for DUI crash that killed a woman

Mobile County
Melvin Martin

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — The Mobile County District Attorney’s Office has announced a jury convicted Melvin Martin for murder.

Prosecutors say Martin caused a crash that resulted in the death of Meredith Baxley. Baxley was attempting to cross at Azalea Road in a motorized wheelchair.

Martin had a blood alcohol level of .212% three hours after the crash and was driving 60 miles per hour in a 35 miles per hour zone.


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