A man from Shullsburg faces sentencing
in Lafayette County Court next January
after being convicted on a charge of
homicide by drunk driving.
On Wednesday, a jury found 23-year-old
Kyle Monahan guilty of the charge
after a seven-day trial.
Monahan has also been convicted of
charges of homicide while driving
a vehicle with a prohibited alcohol
concentration, and homicide by
negligent operation of a vehicle.
Judge William Johnston has ordered
a presentence investigation, with
sentencing January 23rd.
Monahan was convicted in connection
with the traffic crash on August 20th,
2011 on Dunbarton Road near Shullsburg,
in which a passenger in the car,
Rebecca Cushman of Dixfield, Maine