(Audubon) The Lineville, Iowa man found guilty for the 2011 death of a Hamlin teen will be sentenced in Audubon County District Court this morning.
A Jury found Kendall L. Ware guilty on May 24 of Homicide by Vehicle, Operating While Intoxicated, and Serious Injury by Vehicle, Operating While Intoxicated.
The Iowa State Patrol investigated the two-vehicle accident in the late night hours of October 19, 2011. Seventeen-year-old Kristopher George Crawley died and three other people were hurt in the near head-on collision on Highway 71 just north of Brayton. The State Patrol says Kristopher Crawley was wearing a seatbelt when the crash happened at around 11:25 p.m.
Authorities say, Ware had a blood alcohol content of more than two-and-half times the legal limit.
July 8, 2013