Sioux City man sentenced to prison for fatal crash

A Sioux City man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for his role in a fatal crash near Sioux City.

Sioux City television station KTIV reports that 19-year-old Oscar Ramirez was sentenced this week in Woodbury County District Court.

Ramirez had pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide.

Investigators say Ramirez was the driver of a sport-utility vehicle that crashed on Jan. 30. The vehicle rolled several times and landed in a pasture.

Eighteen-year-old Nino Segura of Sioux City was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.