Hit-and-run driver to plead guilty

Carlos Bertonatti to plead guilty for hitting, killing Christopher Lacanne

Published On: Feb 12 2013 03:54:43 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 19 2013 11:34:01 AM EST

A man accused of hitting a bicyclist and driving away will plead guilty to DUI manslaughter on Feb. 19.

Carlos Bertonatti appeared in court on Tuesday. Investigators say Bertonatti hit and killed Christopher Lacanne on the Rickenbacker Causeway in Jan. 2010.

When he pleads guilty next week, he'll face up to 35 years in prison.