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Eau Claire (WQOW) - One of the drivers in a weekend crash that left two people dead now faces nine felony charges. Gerald Larson, from Eau Claire, was charged Thursday with two counts of homicide by drunkMore >>
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Chippewa Co. (WQOW) - Thedriver involved in a crash that killed his wife and another passenger was convicted Monday of homicide by drunk driving.
A Chippewa County judge found Gerald Larson guilty after he agreed to plead no contest to that charge and two others.
It was in September of 2012 that investigators said Larson, from Eau Claire, was intoxicated and ran a stop sign on Highway 124, north of Chippewa Falls. His SUV collided with a pickup truck. Larson's wife Karen, and passenger Lori Barger were killed, and seven others were hurt.
Larson will be sentenced in April. The D.A. says he will recommend two years in jail, and ten years probation.
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