Vehicular Homicide Plea 19 Aug 11

A Faribault man has pleaded guilty for his role in the accidental death of a 20-year-old woman.

23-year-old Mitchell Bongers was behind the wheel of the car that plunged into the Cannon River in April 2010, resulting in passenger Brittney Landsverk’s death.

Bongers pleaded guilty Thursday to criminal vehicular homicide and driving with an alcohol concentration of .08 or more. He is scheduled to be sentenced October 25th.