SAN JOSE, California (December 25, 2016) – Andrew Nguyen, 14, was killed and his parents were hospitalized after an alleged DUI crash on Capitol Expressway early Sunday morning, according to Mercury News.
Alcohol may have played a role in the accident which was reported about 12:28 a.m. near Snell Avenue.
As per the article, police said a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu was going west on Capitol Expressway when its driver crossed over the center median.
The Malibu then crashed head-on into a silver 2004 Lexus carrying the San Jose family of three including the teenage boy.
Police affirmed that all the parties involved were immediately taken to the hospital, where the 14-year-old boy was later pronounced dead. His mother and father suffered injuries described as non-life-threatening.
Meanwhile the suspected drunk driver has been identified as 25-year-old Jessica Marie Zamora of San Jose. She was taken to hospital where she died of her injuries.
The incident remains under investigation.
Our staff members at Johnson Attorneys Group prayers and thoughts rest with the family members of those whose lives were taken in this tragedy as well as the injured victims who are recovering.
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