OZARK, Mo. -- A Purdy, Mo., man who admitted to causing a fatal crash in February 2011 is sentenced to 20 years.
On Wednesday, a judge sentenced Gregory Swaffar, 28, to 20 years in prison for 2nd degree Murder and 5 years for each of two counts of 2nd degree Assault. The sentences are to run concurrently.
was the driver in the
injured in the crash was the 10-year-old's father, Kenneth Keif, 33, of
Washburn. He was driving the vehicle that was struck head on by Swaffar.
Sandra Larson, 46, of Shell Knob, was flown to St. John's in
Swaffar was originally charged with
three counts of 2nd degree Assault. He pleaded guilty in January following a
change of venue to
Swaffar is no stranger to drinking and driving. He'd previously been charged with two counts of DWI.