Bus driver sentenced for negligent homicide in LaPlace crash

Updated: Apr. 9, 2018 at 4:38 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The man convicted of plowing a bus into an accident scene in LaPlace has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

In January, a jury found Denis Amaya-Rodriguez guilty of three counts of negligent homicide.

He was driving a bus on I-10 in August of 2016, when he crashed into the accident scene.

The St. John Parish fire chief and two other people died.

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