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Teen couple dead as 69-year-old hits gas pedal instead of brake: Lost license, community service, probation

A 69-year-old man pleaded no contest Wednesday to two misdemeanor counts of vehicular manslaughter for an October 2015 crash in Hacienda Heights that killed a teen couple who had recently graduated from high school. The defendant committed “pedal error” by applying pressure on the accelerator instead of the brakes while exiting the Seventh Avenue off-ramp […]