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Sioux City Man Sentenced for Fatal Crash
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) - A Sioux City man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for his role in a fatal crash near Sioux City.
Sioux City television station KTIV reports that 19-year-old Oscar Ramirez was sentenced this week in Woodbury County District Court.
Ramirez had pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide.
Investigators say Ramirez was the driver of a sport-utility vehicle that crashed on Jan. 30. The vehicle rolled several times and landed in a pasture.
Eighteen-year-old Nino Segura of Sioux City was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.