Jones’ vehicle struck two trees before colliding into the backyards of two apartments and came to a rest when it struck the rear of the second apartment. Two victims who were initially struck by the vehicle, a 40-year-old female and her 14-month-old daughter succumbed to their injuries at the scene. Two other victims who were in the backyard at the time of the collision, a 7-year-old male and 6-year-old male, were struck by debris from the vehicle and transported to area hospitals. There is no indication that any other vehicles were involved in this collision.
Arellanes Bernal was determined to be driving under the influence and was subsequently arrested for the following violations:
PC191.5(a)- Gross Vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated,
Tony Theontae Bailey charged with DUI manslaughter in deaths of his passengers, 19-year-old Moequice Turner-Wright and 16-year-old Dashun Sutton.
Officials said at approximately 8:27 p.m. Danny Franklin, 33, of Lakewood, CA, was driving his 2004 Ford northbound on Dry Creek Road, north of Argonaut Road, when he lost control. Officials said the truck overturned causing fatal injuries to his passenger, Layton Ward Cesario.
Deputy District Attorney Lauren Guber, who prosecuted the case, said in the late evening of Nov. 7, 2014, Rios was driving under the influence of alcohol when he attempted to enter the 10 Freeway and crashed into another vehicle near the Rosemead exit.
Pena-Arce also admitted special allegations that she personally inflicted great bodily injury on a passenger, and that she killed or injured more than one person.