On Thursday Daniel Cowdry was arraigned at the Lebanon District Court on the charges of Negligent Homicide and Felony Aggravated Driving under the Influence of Alcohol. He was ordered held on $25,000 cash bail.
Cowdry was driving under the influence and going the wrong way on I-89 S near Exit 20 just before 9 pm on Wednesday. Cowdry crashed head on into Ellyn Koelsch’s 34 of North Kingston RI. Koelsch was pronounced dead at the scene and a four-year male passenger in her car was taken to D.H.M.C. with serious injuries.