Man facing Felony DUI charges for killing girl in 2012 pleads guilty in Lexington Court

Billy Patrick Hutto

LEXINGTON, SC (WACH) -- The man accused of killing a six year old girl on New Year's Day 2012 to plead guilty to felony DUI charges in a Lexington courtroom today.

Billy Hutto, 28, plead guilty for his role in the accident that killed Emma Longstreet, who was just 6 years old at the time.

Since his daughter's death Emma's father, David Longstreet, worked tirelessly to have state lawmakers to toughen DUI laws in South Carolina.