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Lake Mills man sentenced for a deadly crash

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LAKE MILLS (KWWL)--A Lake Mills man is facing up to 20 years in prison for a crash that left two men dead and another seriously injured.

20-year-old Koh Evan Tsuruta was sentenced in Hancock County District Court Tuesday.

Tsuruta pleaded guilty to two counts of vehicular homicide and one count of serious injury by a motor vehicle.

Authorities say Tsuruta ran a stop sign in June 2009.

58-year-old Harland Derr of Rudd, and 19-year-old Tyler Brighton of Lake Mills, died.

Officials say Tsuruta was also seriously hurt in the crash.

Online Producer: Briana Denney

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