'I accept your apology:' Father makes tearful statement to man who killed daughter in 2018 DWI wreck

A 32-year-old Orange man will be serving up to 36 years in prison for the death of a Groves man and a 2-year-old girl after he struck a broken-down car along an Interstate 10 access road in Orange County in 2018. Stevan Shonn Smith, of Orange, was sentenced Monday afternoon to 18 years in prison for each of two charges of intoxication manslaughter and 20 years for each of three charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
Published: 9:59 PM CDT September 16, 2019