Drunk driver sentenced to 32 years in prison

Bryan Cornwell, 22, was sentenced to 32 years in prison for causing a motorcycle accident in 2013 that killed one person and injured another.

Cornwell plead guilty to vehicular homicide for the June 2013 accident that killed Katlyn Leekly, 20, and injured her boyfriend Derek Martie, 24. Cornwell was driving drunk when his pickup struck Martie’s motorcycle.

After hitting the motorcycle, Cornwell fled the scene of the crime. The sentencing indicated that Cornwell will be eligible for parole after 7 years of imprisonment.

Motorcycle riders who have been injured in accidents often suffer from financial and physical burdens. The lawyers at LaMarca Law Group, P.C., work for motorcycle riders in Iowa who have been injured by negligent drivers. Call our lawyers today at 877-327-2600 to discuss your legal options.

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