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Sunderland woman changes plea in connection with fatal motorcycle crash


A Sunderland woman has changed her plea to guilty in connection with a fatal motorcycle crash.

Brittini Benton, 23, entered a guilty plea in Hampshire Superior Court.

Police said Daniel Haley of Amherst was killed in the collision on Route 116 back in April.

According to police, Benton was driving her car on the wrong side of the road when she struck Haley's motorcycle.

Benton is charged with manslaughter by motor vehicle and drinking under the influence, second offense. She also faces up to seven years when she's sentenced in June.

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