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East Amherst woman charged with Vehicular Manslaughter and DWAI - Drugs in fatal accident at the foot of Ontario Street in Buffalo


02/07/2012

Erie County District Attorney Frank A. Sedita, III announced that 26 year old Laura J. Galluzzo of 20 Moorefield Court, East Amherst, will be arraigned at 9:30 a.m. today before Supreme Court Justice Christopher Burns to vehicular manslaughter in the second degree and driving while ability impaired by the combined influence of drugs.

It is alleged that on July 19, 2011, Galluzzo fatally struck 49 year old Christopher Cevaer at the foot of Ontario Street while her ability to drive was impaired by the combined influence of drugs.

If convicted of these crimes Galluzzo faces a maximum prison sentence of 2-1/3 - 7 years in prison.