Prieto-Gonzales charged with vehicular homicide

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

32–Year–Old Juan Prieto–Gonzalez was charged Thursday with vehicular homicide, DUI and other felony charges.

State troopers say on April 6 Prieto–Gonzales drove drunk and ran a stop sign at the intersection of 5400 Road and Highway 348.

His car was broadsided by a Suburban.

Three people, including two young children in the Suburban were seriously injured.

Prieto–Gonzales's 8–year–old son was killed in the crash.

Prieto–Gonzales is being held at the Montrose county jail on a $100,000 bond.

He has a history of alcohol related arrests.

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