15 years to life in prison for deadly DUI driver

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Albert Garza is sentenced Friday, Aug. 24, 2012, in Kern County court for killing two people in a 2011 crash near Shafter.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Punishment was handed down Friday for a man who caused a fatal crash last year.

Albert Garza ran a stop sign near Shafter, slamming his SUV into a pickup and killing 19-year-old Manuel Cantu and 36-year-old Hans Marlette.

Garza was found guilty in June on two counts of second-degree murder and two counts of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated.

He was sentenced Friday in Kern County court to two consecutive terms of 15 years to life in prison.