An Elizabethton man pled guilty and recieved a 15 year sentence, which is the minimum for aggravated vehicular homicide. James Allen Griffey had two prior DUI convictions.
In the case he weaved onto the right shoulder, overcorrected, crossed the centerline and slammed into a motorcycle driven by James Gano of Ohio.
Griffey had a .06 BAC and had four drugs in his system: diazepam, nordiazepam, meprobromate and carisoprodol.
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