Texas: father says daughter’s boyfriend was ‘bad boy’; Danny Wayne Johnson charged with DWI homicide
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For one San Antonio father, the process of burying an adult daughter is all too familiar.
Just months after one of Jose Izaguirre’s four daughters apparently committed suicide, a second daughter was killed early Wednesday after a crash on the West Side involving a suspected drunken driver — the victim’s boyfriend.
Izaguirre said he’d tried to keep his daughter Ashley Rae Izaguirre, 25, away from her boyfriend but was unsuccessful.
“She chose him, unfortunately,” Jose Izaguirre said. “She always went for the bad boys.”
Ashley Izaguirre died at University Hospital around 1 a.m., about an hour after the crash, the Bexar County medical examiner’s office said.
Her boyfriend, Danny Wayne Johnson, 25, was booked by proxy on one count of intoxication manslaughter at University Hospital, where he was being treated for minor injuries. A judge set bail at $60,000.
At 11:50 p.m. Tuesday, a San Antonio police officer in a parking lot on Bandera Road saw an eastbound Toyota blow by at an estimated at 80 to 100 mph. The officer said he pulled out of the lot to pursue the car and found the crash at Stonegate Drive before the dust from the collision had settled.
Johnson’s car had crashed into the front of a pickup trying to turn left from Stonegate Drive, police said.
The impact of the wreck pushed the Toyota into the westbound lanes, where it rolled over and then crashed into a wrought-iron fence.
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