Stamford man acquitted of vehicular manslaughter

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A Stamford man was acquitted of vehicular manslaughter Tuesday.

Investigators say Jose Sierra-Velasquez hit a stalled car in 2014.

The impact killed a man who was helping the driver of the stopped car.

Sierra-Velasquez was convicted of driving drunk. He'll be sentenced in January and faces up to a year in jail.

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