Charges Filed in Deadly Hit & Run

By KBJR News 1

Charges Filed in Deadly Hit & Run

June 28, 2013 Updated Jun 28, 2013 at 5:34 PM CDT

Pine Co., MN (NNCNOW.com) -Charges of criminal vehicular homicide have been filed against a man from Wyoming, Minnesota in connection with the hit-and-run death of an Army veteran near Hinckley.

Prosecutors in Pine County have charged 31-year-old Derek Anthony Sanders with three counts of criminal vehicular homicide in the death of 24-year-old Trevor Langlois.

A criminal complaint filed against Sanders says he drank beer and mixed drinks for about four hours before he crashing into "something."

Langlois died days later from his injuries.

If found guilty Derek Sanders could be sentenced to 10 years in prison on each count of criminal vehicular homicide.