Kenmore man sentenced to 1-3 years

BRANT – Robert Mooney, 21, of Kenmore was sentenced Wednesday for second-degree vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated.

An accident which occurred in the Town of Brant in June 2013 resulted in the death of Joseph Cavalleri, 20, of Tonawanda.

According to the Erie County Sheriff’s Office, around 6:30 p.m., Robert Mooney, 20, of Kenmore, was traveling eastbound on Erie Road in an SUV. Mooney lost control of his vehicle, causing it to flip several times.

Mooney will serve 1 to 3 years in state prison and 6 months for DWI.