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Guilty Plea Expected in Deadly Crash

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KINGSTON TOWNSHIP -- The driver accused of causing the crash that killed his fiance is expected to plead guilty in Luzerne County.

Christopher Tirpak of Shavertown gave up his right to a hearing Tuesday.

He was charged in March with homicide by vehicle and DUI for the crash last August near Dallas that killed his passenger, 39-year-old Janeen Seitz.

Police say Tirpak had a blood alcohol level of .158 at the time of the crash.