Woman, who was three times over the legal alcohol limit, hit and killed cyclist, gets 6 years. By Daniel Smith

Julianne Thomson was sentenced to 6 years in prison for striking Arthur of Jacobs while he was riding his bike to work. Ms. Thomson’s blood alcohol level was three times the legal limit for driving a vehicle when she struck Mr. Jacobs with her vehicle. The legal limit is 0.08% is California, however having any measurable alcohol in your system can still result in a DUI charge.

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