Criminal Vehicular Homicide
A 38-year-old truck driver from Buffalo was convicted of criminal vehicular homicide and careless driving in the May 2010 fatal crash that killed two people and an unborn child on Interstate 35 in Lakeville.
A 44-year-old Illinois man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Wednesday in connection with the Aug. 16, 2009 crash that killed a 19-year-old man in Stearns County.
Following an unexpected delay, jurors resumed deliberations Wednesday morning in the vehicular homicide trial of Amy Senser, the wife of a former Minnesota Viking.
The jury was seated and opening statements are in the books in the trial of Amy Senser, who is accused of criminal vehicular homicide.
Prosecutors are hoping a Florida doctor’s testimony could be a crucial element in their case against Amy Senser.
A judge ruled Friday morning that Amy Senser is to stand trial on criminal vehicular homicide charges in the hit-and-run death of a 38-year-old man last August.
A 61-year-old woman has been charged in the death of a pedestrian near the Shoppes at Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove.
Though her attorneys filed a motion to dismiss the case, the Hennepin County Attorney says Amy Senser’s trial should proceed.
A 39-year-old Farmington man was sentenced to 545 days in jail, 13 years probation and 90 days of home monitoring over three years in connection with a Christmas Eve 2009 crash that killed one person.
The criminal defense attorney for Amy Senser, who is charged with criminal vehicular homicide in a hit-and-run death last year, intends to file a motion to dismiss the criminal case.
The Minnesota Supreme Court denied the appeal of woman who was civilly committed after killing a Burnsville boy in a head-on crash has been ruled incompetent to proceed with her defense.
A 31-year-old man was sentenced to nearly five years in prison in Morrison County Court on Thursday in connection with a July 2011 accident that killed his 2-year-old son.
A Minneapolis man has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide for allegedly causing a crash last April that killed his passenger.
A 28-year-old Inver Grove Heights woman has pleaded guilty to a September drunken crash that killed her passenger, according to the Dakota County Attorney’s Office.
A 49-year-old Lakeville woman was sentenced to four years in prison in Dakota County Court on Tuesday in connection with a fatal accident involving a stalled vehicle on Interstate 35E in Mendota Heights last December.
A Faribault man was sentenced to more than four years in prison in Rice County Court on Tuesday in connection with an accident that killed a 20-year-old woman.
A judge has put a hold on the civil lawsuit against the family of former Minnesota Viking Joe Senser in connection with an August hit-and-run death.
A man who the Minnesota State Patrol said has a history of drinking and driving was sentenced to 9.5 years in prison Friday in connection with a March car crash in Brooklyn Center that killed two people.
Walton Snyder was charged with criminal vehicular homicide in connection with the incident. He pleaded guilty Friday in Pine County Court and was sentenced to 58 months in prison.
A 31-year-old Little Falls man has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide in connection to the crash that killed his 2-year-old son, according to the Morrison County Attorney’s Office.
Eddie Cortez Smith was sentence to 10 years in prison, the maximum allowed under state law. He was convicted of criminal vehicular homicide and criminal vehicular operation on May 10.
A jury has convicted a 68-year-old man who was driving a van that struck and killed a 3-year-old boy in Merrifield two years ago.
“Horrified, devastated and emotional” were the only words Jillian Fender says she could think of when she learned she’s been charged for her baby’s death.
The driver accused of striking two pedestrians in Dinkytown last year, killing one of them, has pleaded guilty to all criminal counts against him.
A 20-year-old Wisconsin woman is facing six felonies for a fatal crash that killed one and injured seven in Fairfax.