Man pleads guilty in fatal West Seneca crash

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HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Hamburg man pleaded guilty to vehicular manslaughter after a July crash.

This past summer, Shane Heisler, 30, was driving on Union Rd. in West Seneca when he veered into oncoming traffic and hit another vehicle.

The other vehicle, driven by Ronald Heiss, 65, was en route to a wedding at the time of the crash. His wife Diane Heiss, and 71-year-old Barbara Guenther were riding with him.

Guenther died as a result of the crash.

Heisler was jailed without bail. He could spend a maximum of 5-15 years behind bars when sentenced on Dec. 13.

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