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Struthers woman sent to prison for fatal pedestrian accident

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - A 57-year-old Struthers woman is going to prison for an accident that claimed the life of an Austintown Township man.

Barbara Pusser was given a seven year sentence for the 2012 traffic death of 33-year-old Robert Boak.

Investigators say Pusser's car struck Boak as he was walking on Midlothian Boulevard.  Boak was then struck by another car, and died later in the hospital.

Pusser pleaded guilty to charges that include driving under the influence and aggravated vehicular homicide.

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