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Bolton Man Sentenced To Prison In Fatal Drunken Driving Crash

VERNON — A Bolton man who was driving drunk when he crashed early on the morning of May 10, 2014, killing a friend and seriously injuring another, was sentenced Friday to 7 1/2 years in prison. Kyle Christensen, 21, had a blood alcohol content of .169 percent when he was tested after the crash. He too suffered serious injuries. Cody Morra, 18, a senior at Bolton High School, died in the crash. Andrew Leardi, 17, of Columbia, suffered a broken back and lacerated spleen. The crash occurred about 1 a.m. May 10 along Route 85. The car went off the rain-slicked road and hit several trees. The Nissan 240 SX was destroyed in the crash. Christensen was charged Dec. 12, 2014 after a state...

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