DENVER (CBS4) – The man who caused a fiery crash on Interstate 70 in 2018 learned his sentence on Wednesday. Ivan Zamarripa-Castaneda was sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Ivan Zamarripa Castaneda (credit: Denver Police Dept.)

In March of 2018, Zamarripa-Castaneda, 28, caused the crash which involved a semi truck near I-70 and Brighton Boulevard. Police say Zamarripa-Castaneda’s blood alcohol content level was .121.

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The driver of the semi, 57-year-old John Anderson of Lone Tree, died in the crash.

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John Anderson (credit: Facebook)

Zamarripa-Castaneda did not stay at the scene and was arrested the next morning at his home. He was then released from custody on $25,000 bond days later.

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Zamarripa-Castaneda is an undocumented immigrant. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says they were notified of his release about an hour afterward. The suspect later turned himself into ICE.

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He pleaded guilty to one count of vehicular homicide-DUI on July 12.