Milton Willis, a 53-year old, well-known surfer of Solana Beach, CA was sentenced to a 4-year prison sentence following his conviction of charges that left 24-year old Bradley Dillahunty dead. The two men became friends while Dillahunty was a student at Willis's surf school. In June 2008, Willis was driving Dillahunty's vehicle while Dillahunty rode as a passenger. Willis crashed the vehicle which had been traveling at more than 65 mph in a 25 mph zone. Willis was under the influence of alcohol and was convicted of DUI and gross vehicular manslaughter.