KGMI News Reporting
By Joe Teehan
EVERSON, Wash. – An Everson man pleaded guilty and will spend five years in prison for a drunk driving crash that killed his friend last year.
The Bellingham Herald reports 34-year-old Jesse Silva Jr. was drunk while driving his SUV on Weidkamp Road near Lynden early on April 26, 2013.
His vehicle left the road and hit a fence, killing his passenger, 34-year-old Jason Crabtree.
Silva was sentenced in Whatcom County Superior Court yesterday.