Oklahoma Man Who Killed Mother Of 3 In DUI Crash Sentenced To Federal Prison

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Source: Oklahoma Highway Patrol; MEGA

Jan. 24 2023, Published 12:15 p.m. ET

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An Oklahoma man who killed a mother of three in a DUI crash was handed a sentence of 54 months behind bars, authorities said.

Dustin R. Bulla, 36, recently was convicted of one count of involuntary manslaughter and two counts of DUI resulting in great bodily injury, KXII reported.

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Around 5:30 p.m. on June 6, 2021, Bulla was behind the wheel of a 1995 Dodge Ram 3500 in Carter County when he crossed the center line and slammed head-on into a 2011 Honda Odyssey driven by Michal Eccles, 41.

Eccles was killed in the DUI crash.

Her husband, Brian Eccles, 61, and three children, a then-12-year-old girl, and two boys, ages 9 and 2 at the time, were also in the car but survived, KFOR reported.


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