Harnett County Man Receives Nine Years In Prison For Drunken-Driving CrashPosted — Updated
HARNETT COUNTY, N.C. — A Harnett County man pleaded guilty in a drunken-driving car crash that killed a teenager.
Dustin Yeary was 19 when he got behind the wheel with a blood-alcohol level nearly twice the legal limit.
Authorities say Yeary flipped his sport utility vehicle seven times.
The accident killed his passenger, 17-year-old Matthew Allen.
Yeary pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and a number of other charges.
He will spend at least nine years in prison.
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