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Motorist may get manslaughter for accident

February 3, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
A woman who may have been driving under the influence in Long Beach will pay a steep penalty: possible manslaughter charges.The suspect, whose name is being withheld by authorities, struck and killed a motorcyclist then crashed into a fence bordering the Long Beach airport.

The accident occurred about 8:30 a.m. Saturday.

Both motorists were headed south in the 4300 block of Paramount Boulevard when the fatal collision took place.

The woman kept going until she hit the fence, moments later.

The victim's name is also being withheld.


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