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Halloween hit-and-run driver who killed 3 girls is sentenced to prison
Halloween hit-and-run driver who killed 3 girls is sentenced to prison

The driver in a Halloween hit-and-run that left three Santa Ana girls dead in a crosswalk was sentenced Thursday to slightly more than 15 years behind bars.  The girls, two of whom were twins, were trick-or-treating in the neighborhood where they lived when Jaquinn Bell sped through the intersection. Police later found his abandoned car. He was arrested several days later at a motel where he had apparently been living. In the aftermath of the crash last year, the city is planning to install a "flashing beacon" at the intersection, which pedestrians will be able to light up by pushing a button to warn drivers they are crossing, Santa Ana spokeswoman Alma Flores...

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