Amadeo Alvarez Jr. Fatal Crash Carlson and Cutting Boulevard, Richmond

 Amadeo Alvarez Jr. Fatal Crash Carlson and Cutting Boulevard, Richmond

Child, 6, Killed, Driver Arrested on DUI, Manslaughter Charges

RICHMOND, Calif. (April 26, 2024) — Amadeo Alvarez Jr., 6, died and four others were injured in a suspected DUI crash at Carlson and Cutting boulevards in Richmond.

The two-vehicle collision occurred at around 7:29 p.m. on April 17th, according to a report by The Mercury News.

The 6-year-old Little Leaguer died in the violent crash when a suspected DUI driver crashed into a vehicle he was riding in with family members.

Ramiro Rojas-Barrios, 29, was driving a vehicle that crashed into a parked car near a taco truck, but he fled the scene traveling at roughly 70 to 80 mph before crashing into a family’s vehicle. Amadeo Alvarez Jr., 6, was among those injured in the crash, but was the only one who died. The others were taken to a hospital for undisclosed injuries.

Police arrested the suspect and charged him with vehicular manslaughter, among other charges.

Meanwhile, the family has a GoFundMe to raise money for the child’s burial and support those injured in the crash.

Johnson Attorneys Group does not represent any of the parties mentioned above. Furthermore, Johnson Attorneys Group hopes this news information is timely and helpful. Additionally, if you would like to contribute any information, add a GoFundMe page or have legal questions, please call 1-(855) 703-4186 as soon as possible. Our personal injury law firm is a proud, longtime supporter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD).

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