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Struthers woman sentenced for deadly drunk driving crash

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -

A Struthers woman is going to prison for a drunk driving accident that claimed the life of a 20-year-old Youngstown woman in 2012.

49-year-old Jill Bissett pleaded guilty in May to aggravated vehicular homicide and driving under the influence. On Thursday, a judge sentenced her to five years in prison.

Investigators say Bissett was driving drunk when her car struck a motorcycle being driven by Tammy Miller on State Route 289 in Poland Township.

Bissett could have been sentenced to a maximum of eight years.

 

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