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Bluefield man sentenced for DUI death

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PRINCETON (WVVA) - The driver involved in a fatal head-on collision in August 2012 is handed a two-to-ten year prison sentence.

Police say 31-year-old Eric Perdue had a blood alcohol content of .379, more than 4.5 times the legal limit, when his white pickup truck crossed the center line on Route 123 near Brushfork.

The victim, Sherri Watkins, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Two passengers were also injured.

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