DUI guilty plea in Medford garage fatality

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MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) -- A 75-year-old Medford man who ran over his wife in the garage of their home pleaded guilty to a drunken driving charge.

In return for the plea Tuesday in Jackson County Circuit Court, the district attorney's office dropped a negligent homicide charge.

The Mail Tribune reports (http://is.gd/Oi8fBF ) Donald Edwin Green was sentenced to 20 days in jail and two years' probation.

Seventy-three-year-old Pauline Green died in November 2010.

Her husband told investigators he didn't see her on the floor when he pulled the car into the garage.

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Information from: Mail Tribune, http://www.mailtribune.com/