Passenger Killed and Driver Arrested after DUI Crash on Aviara Parkway
CARLSBAD, CA (September 15, 2019) – A 41-year-old San Marcos woman lost her life in a DUI crash on Aviara Parkway, Sunday evening.
According to the Carlsbad Police Department, the incident happened at about 6:00 PM. 37-year-old Ramos Santos lost control of his 2002 Honda Civic at the intersection of Aviara Parkway and Cobblestone Road. There, the vehicle crashed into a light pole.
Unfortunately, Santos’ passenger died at the scene. Authorities withheld the identity of the victim, pending notification of next of kin.
Emergency responders transported Santos to a hospital for treatment of injuries. Authorities later booked him into county jail on suspicion of homicide, DUI, and driving on a suspended license. Investigators will release additional information once it becomes available.
We at Sweet Lawyers offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased victim. Our thoughts and prayers are with them during this trying time. May she rest in peace.
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