50-year-old John Petersen was charged after he struck and killed 27 year old Bryon Long back on July 3rd of last year.
Long was pushing a shopping cart along Peach Street near the Millcreek Mall when Peterson plowed into him with his van.
He was originally charged with more than a dozen charges but entered into a plea deal and was charged with just 3.
Petersen is facing the mandatory minimum of 3 years behind bars with a maximum of 10 years.
Sentencing is set for 9am in Judge Shad Connely's courtroom
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