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Guilty plea in fatal crash that killed nine-year-old girl

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SAN DIEGO, Calif. (CBS 8) - A man accused of huffing vapors from an aerosol can just before causing the death of a nine-year-old girl has pleaded guilty.

Romeo Dumlao, Jr. pleaded guilty to gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated in the death of Ashley Heffington.

It happened when Dumlao rear-ended a car stopped at a red light on New Year's Eve in the Midway area.

Dumlao will be sentenced to 16 years in prison next month for the deadly crash, which also injured four others.

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