|Published: 8:34 AM, 10/31/2013
||Last updated: 8:35 AM, 10/31/2013
N.C.—A Cocke County tractor-trailer driver has been sentenced to more than 11
years in prison in connection with a 2011 wreck that killed three people in
According to the
Charlotte Observer, a judge sentenced 53-year-old Ronald Eugene Graybeal on
Tuesday after he pleaded guilty to three counts of involuntary manslaughter and
misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana and possession of drug
Killed in the
accident were John Paul Llanio, 38, of Kannapolis, N.C.; Barbara Boda Caldwell,
64, of Mebane, N.C.; and Gary DeWayne Smith, 45, of Burlington, N.C.
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