Guilty plea in DWI hit-and-run death of Bard students



POUGHKEEPSIE – Carol Boeck could spend up to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to driving while drunk and hitting a group of Bard College Students, almost a year ago. 
Two students died, Evelina Martin Brown, 20, of Seattle, Washington, and Sarah McCausland, 19, of Winnetka, Illinois..  A third student was injured.
Boeck admitted she knew she was drunk when she got into her SUV.  She showed a blood alcohol of .23 percent, almost three times the legal limit
She faced an original 17-count indictment, which was satisfied by the plea to vehicular homicide.
Boeck will be sentenced on February 24 and faces 8-1/3 to 25 years in prison.   

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