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Willmar, Minn., woman pleads to criminal vehicular charge


WILLMAR — Francis Lizzeth Garcia-Dormes, 31, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a felony charge of criminal vehicular homicide or operation for causing a drunken driving crash on Nov. 29 in Willmar.

As part of a plea agreement reached in Kandiyohi County District Court, three additional felony charges of criminal vehicular homicide or operation and driving while impaired will be dismissed. She will be sentenced April 26.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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