Opening statements underway in car crash trial

November 30, 2009 2:16:25 PM PST
In Sonoma County, opening statements got underway for a man accused of killing five people in a car crash north of Santa Rosa, nearly three years ago.

Ryan Karr was charged with five felony counts of vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated.

His car struck another car that was stopped at a light on Highway 101 near Airport Boulevard.

A five-year old boy survived the crash.