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Man sentenced in deadly hit-and-run accident

Joshua Ochoa. (Source: Tucson Police Department) Joshua Ochoa. (Source: Tucson Police Department)
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The man accused in a fatal hit-and-run accident in Tucson late last year has been sentenced to more than a decade in prison.

Joshua Ochoa was sentenced to 10 1/2 years on charges of manslaughter and endangerment on Monday, Oct. 17.

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Authorities said Ochoa ran over Marisa Robles and her 11-year-old daughter on South Nogales Highway near East Elvira Road in September 2015.

Robles, 38, died at the scene while her daughter was rushed to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Investigators had said speed and alcohol were factors in the crash.

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