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Driver pleads guilty in car crash that killed 2

Thursday - 9/27/2012, 8:21am  ET

ELLICOTT CITY, Md. - A 19-year-old man has pleaded guilty to two counts of criminally negligent manslaughter for a car crash that killed two of his friends.

Dale Audet of Linthicum entered the plea on Monday in Howard County Circuit Court. The Capital of Annapolis ( reports that he will be sentenced on Dec. 19.

Prosecutors say Audet was driving his car on Nov. 25 when it crashed into a tree in Howard County. His two passengers, 19-year-old Jeffrey Giles of Linthicum and 18- year-old Jonathon Deckman of Severn were pronounced dead at the scene.

Audet was critically injured in the crash.


Information from: The Capital of Annapolis, Md.,

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