Teen gets 15 years in prison for Brookings hit-and-run death
BROOKINGS (AP) -- The driver in a hit-and-run crash that killed a Brookings teenager has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Eighteen-year-old Jose Hernandez pleaded guilty last month to vehicular homicide and a hit-and-run charge in the death last Sept. 3 of 17-year-old John Bennett. The media reports that Hernandez was sentenced this week.
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