June 19, 2017 11:37 am
Updated: June 19, 2017 12:04 pm

Driver sentenced in deadly Saskatchewan bike collision

Gordon Morris Crain pleaded guilty to impaired driving in Prince Albert following the death of a young bicyclist in 2014.

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A Saskatchewan man who pleaded guilty to impaired driving causing death has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison.

Gordon Morris Crain, from the Muskoday First Nation, learned his fate at Court of Queen’s Bench in Prince Albert, Sask., last week.

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On July 26, 2014, Crain hit Jared Bear, 11, on Highway 3 near the Muskoday bridge.

At the time, Bear was riding his bike with a group of friends on the side of the highway when he was struck and seriously injured.

The boy was transported to hospital but later died of his injuries.

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