GREAT FALLS - A 41-year-old Belt man is charged with pushing his wife out of a moving vehicle on the highway.
Ronald Pearce faces felony criminal endangerment and partner-family member assault charges for allegedly punching his wife in the face, then pushing her out of an SUV while traveling from Great Falls to Belt on Highway 89 Friday night.
Court records say the woman suffered deep scrapes and cuts.
Pearce told Cascade County deputies that his wife jumped from the vehicle because she is "crazy."
Pearce's bail was set at $50,000.