James Halsell took part in five space missions.
Former astronaut James Halsell NASA was charged with negligent homicide.
James was arrested after fatally run over two girls, Nyomi James, 11, and Jayla Parler, 13, on a road in Alabama in June.
At the time of the incident, James Halsell was drunk and driving at excess speed.
At 59, James Halsell, which has five space missions in its curriculum (is it left, the picture in 1999), was now to know the charges for which will have to answer in court.