MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Amy Senser is scheduled to leave prison this week to enter a work release facility.

Starting this Thursday, the wife of former Minnesota Vikings player Joe Senser will be transferred from the Shakopee prison to a jail or halfway house.

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She will remain there until October 20, and then be on supervised release until December 2015, which marks the end of her 41-month sentence.

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Amy Senser was convicted in the hit-and-run death of 38-year-old Anousaone Phanthavong in 2011.

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He was struck and killed while refilling his gas tank on an Interstate 94 ramp in Minneapolis.