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Michigan man involved in fatal ATV accident gets jail time, probation


The Michigan man who pled guilty last month for his role in a fatal ATV crash last year was sentenced Thursday to six months in jail.

Court records reveal Andrew Koster, 31, of Kalamazoo, Michigan also received 2 years of probation and a $2,500 fine.

Authorities say Koster was driving an ATV Sept. 14 just after midnight when he crashed. The passenger, 25-year-old, Sarah Birsic, died from injuries sustained during the crash.

(Read "Man arrested after fatal ATV accident in Adams County)

Koster was originally charged with reckless homicide and aggravated DUI. He then pled guilty last month to a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence of alcohol.

(Read "New charges filed in fatal ATV accident near Clayton)

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