Man is sentenced in connection to deadly accident

A man is sentenced in connection with a deadly accident last year.

Police say 58-year old Garrell Freeman crossed the center line on U.S. 119 and hit a truck driven by 80-year old Chester Miracle last July.

Miracle later died from his injuries.

Freeman faced second degree manslaughter charges, but the charges were amended to reckless homicide.

He was sentenced to five years behind bars.


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