- Associated Press - Wednesday, April 2, 2014

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island truck driver has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for a crash that killed a 71-year-old woman.

Justin Klein, of Medford, ran a light in East Patchogue (PACH’-awg) and broadsided a car driven by Camille Ricciardo. The East Patchogue resident was pronounced dead at the scene.

Klein was convicted of aggravated vehicular homicide, second-degree manslaughter, possession of heroin and driving while under a combined influence of drugs.

Newsday (https://bit.ly/1ifok88 ) says the 24-year-old Klein was sentenced Monday.

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Information from: Newsday, https://www.newsday.com

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