10 years for fatal Franklin crash

Timothy Malott

MICHIGAN CITY — The drunk driver who killed a motorist in a high-speed crash on Franklin Street near Ames Field just before the 2018 homecoming parade was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday.

Timothy E. Malott, 56, technically was sentenced to 10 years for operating while intoxicated causing death with a prior unrelated conviction within the last 10 years, a Level 4 felony; and 5 years for his Level 5 felony reckless homicide charge.

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