A non-English-speaking trucker has been sentenced to 10 years in prison
for a fiery wreck that killed 10 people on U.S. Highway 75 in Texas in 2004.
According to the Dallas Morning News,
prosecutors say 46-year-old Miroslaw Jozwiak had no more than two-and-a-half
hours sleep in the 36 hours preceding the crash.
At his sentencing Monday, April 3, Jozwiak spoke through a
In a tearful statement he said, “I am very sorry. I felt that I would
prefer myself to die in this accident rather than those people.”