Man gets 6 years for DWI crash that killed passenger

SHIPROCK, N.M. (KRQE) – A Shiprock man has taken a plea deal in a drunk driving crash that killed his passenger last year.

Wednesday 39-year-old Alvert Miller pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the rollover crash near Littlewater, New Mexico last April.

His 53-year-old passenger was thrown from the truck and killed.

Miller will spend six years in prison for his friends’ death. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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