- Associated Press - Friday, May 20, 2016

YORK, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania couple faces charges after investigators say they provided alcohol to two teenagers who died last summer after a sport utility vehicle they were in hit a utility pole, flipped and burst into flames.

Authorities say 17-year-old Stone Hill was driving between 64 and 73 mph last June when he crashed about 40 miles southeast of Harrisburg in Lower Chanceford Township. Hill and his 16-year-old passenger Nicholas Mankin were killed.

Charging document say both teens - and eight others - were drinking at Jodie and Stephen Tierney’s home the night before the crash while the couple was home, and on the day of the crash while the couple wasn’t there.

Both face charges including involuntary manslaughter.

Their attorney, Douglas Bare, says they don’t believe the couple’s conduct was criminal.

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