Teen driver in 2012 crash gets 5 to 15 years in prison

Joseph Beer, of South Richmond Hills, Queens, the driver and sole survivor in a 2012 crash on the Southern State Parkway that killed four of his friends, begged the families of the victims for forgiveness before a judge sentenced him to 5 to 15 years in prison, on Aug. 26, 2014 in a Mineola courtroom. (Credit: Jim Staubitser)

Joseph Beer, of South Richmond Hills, Queens, the driver and  sole survivor in a 2012 crash on the Southern State Parkway that killed four of his friends, begged the families of the victims for forgiveness before a judge sentenced him to 5 to 15 years in prison, on Aug. 26, 2014 in a Mineola courtroom. (Credit: Jim Staubitser)

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