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Jury Convicts N. Idaho Woman In Fatal Motorcycle Crash

SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) - A jury has convicted a Sandpoint woman of a felony for leaving the scene of a fatal crash with an off-duty police officer a year ago.
    
The Bonner County Daily Bee reports (http://bit.ly/18URYQW ) jurors deliberated for more than two hours before reaching a guilty verdict in the trial of Brianna Lucille Knapp.
    
She was accused of leaving an accident that caused the death of 47-year-old Kurt Henson, of Post Falls. Henson and his 43-year-old passenger Kimberly Lenox were thrown from his motorcycle on July 25, 2012, when he hit the edge of a construction zone.
    
Police say Henson was then struck by a vehicle driven by Knapp. Lenox survived the accident.
    
Knapp faces up to five years in prison for the crime. Sentencing is scheduled for Feb. 18.
    

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