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Drunk driver sentenced 4-12 years in Steuben County Court

A Steuben County woman was sentenced after being found guilty of striking-and-killing a 66-year-old Bath man while driving drunk three years ago.

It happened in the town of Bath when 48-year-old Tonia Smith, of Painted Post was driving under the influence on State Route 415.

Her car struck the 66-year-old, leaving him dead.

Smith was sentenced to 4-12 years in prison for a felony manslaughter conviction. She was also sentenced to 1-3 years for the reckless endangerment conviction.

Her blood alcohol content at the time of the crash was over 0.18%.