Pine County Man Sentenced To 58 Months In Vehicular Homicide Case
A Pine County man will spend nearly five years in prison after being sentenced on Friday for the May 2010 accident that killed a 17-year-old girl.
Walton Snyder was charged with criminal vehicular homicide. He pleaded guilty Friday in Pine County Court and was sentenced to 58 months in prison.
Snyder was driving a car with three other passengers when it crashed into a tree and started on fire. Snyder and two other passengers escaped the car. The third passenger, Agnes Mattinas, didn’t escape.
After an investigation, authorities learned that Snyder drank 15 to 20 beers and vodka throughout the night of the crash. The car Snyder was driving was stolen.