Man sentenced to 5 years for fatal street race accident

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A man arrested in a fatal Birmingham street race is sentenced to five-years in prison.
Brian Murphy pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide.

In 2008, Murphy took part in an illegal street race in Pratt City. A pedestrian who was videotaping the race was hit and killed.

In a separate incident, another person was shot and killed following a dispute over the race purse.