Denzel Graves, 16 was killed in the crash. Cheyenna Cummings, 18, was critically injured.
Also in the car at the time were Alya Shaw, 19, Chyna Harris, 18, Benyetta Nicholas, 17, and Isaiah Nicholas, 14.
They all suffered non-life-threatening injuries, and were transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
Hamilton was charged with driving while impaired and no operator's license. More charges are possible.