George Kennedy, District Attorney   CONTACT PERSON: 
Kevin Smith, Deputy District Attorney
South County Facility
(408) 686-3606   For Release on November 25, 2003      DRIVER SENTENCED TO 4 YEARS STATE PRISON IN VEHICULAR MANSLAUGHTER   Charles Spear was sentenced today to four years in state prison for committing vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence, and reckless driving causing bodily injury. Mr. Spear caused the death of Rosalie Pena, and injured Rose Castaneda on August 6, 2003. The crash occurred on Monterey Road in Morgan Hill, a few  blocks from the site of the Pena family restaurant, the Sinaloa Café.  

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