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Twins Xzavier and Mason Ingle, 6, and Alivia Stahl, 9, killed when struck by vehicle at bus stop in Rochester, Indiana
Driver charged with reckless homicide in crash at school bus stop that killed identical twin brothers and sister
The driver of the pickup truck, Alyssa Shepherd, 24, taken into custody Tuesday afternoon and charged with three counts of reckless homicide, and one misdemeanor count of disregarding a stop sign and causing injury, officials told ABC News.
Fulton County Prosecutor Michael Marrs tells WSBT-TV the Oct. 5 trial date for Alyssa Shepherd of Rochester was set during a closed pretrial hearing.
Shepherd now faces three felony counts of reckless homicide, one count of criminal recklessness resulting in serious bodily injury, and a misdemeanor charge for passing a school bus when the stop arm was extended resulting in injury.
The Fulton County jury also found Alyssa Shepherd, 24, guilty of criminal recklessness in the Oct. 30, 2018, crash that killed 6-year-old twin brothers Xzavier and Mason Ingle, and their 9-year-old sister, Alivia Stahl. Maverik Lowe, 11, was critically injured.
The judge on Wednesday sentenced her to four years in prison, three years of house arrest and three years of probation, and suspended her driver's license for 10 years.