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Woman gets 2-year term for wreck caused by cellphone

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Kellie Jo Sutton, 49, of Fredericktown, was sentenced to 2 years in prison for a fatal accident Kellie Jo Sutton, 49, of Fredericktown, was sentenced to 2 years in prison for a fatal accident
FARMINGTON, Mo. (AP) -- An eastern Missouri woman has been sentenced to two years in prison for a fatal accident that resulted when she ran a red light while on her cellphone.
 
The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Missouri reports that 49-year-old Kellie Jo Sutton of Fredericktown will serve that sentence concurrent to a four-year term for forgery.
 
The accident happened June 20, 2012, in Farmington, when she ran a light and collided with a vehicle driven by 76-year-old Delmar Rector of Doe Run. He died four days later.


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