SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — A San Jose 18-year-old was charged Monday with vehicular manslaughter and different counts within the weekend crash of a stolen automotive that claimed the lifetime of a juvenile woman and left he and two others with severe accidents, authorities stated.
San Jose police stated Jose Martinez was being held in Santa Clara County jail on vehicular manslaughter, driving a stolen car and hit-and-run prices.
San Jose officers responded to 911 calls of a solo crash within the space of Story Highway and King Highway at 3:10 a.m. Sunday. Upon arrival, officers found a gray 2013 Honda Accord that had collided with a tree and a light-weight pole.
4 juveniles — two males and two females — had been crash victims. One of many feminine juveniles was pronounced useless on the scene. The remaining three –together with Martinez — had been transported to native hospitals. One among male juveniles with severe life-threatening accidents; the opposite two with main accidents however are anticipated to get well.
Investigators stated the Accord was touring at a excessive charge eastbound on Story Highway when careened uncontrolled and slammed into the tree and lightweight pole.
A data test on the registration revealed that the Honda was reported stolen in Mountain View.
The id of the sufferer will probably be launched by the Santa Clara County Coroner’s Workplace after they verify the sufferer’s id and notify subsequent of kin. She was the forty third deadly site visitors collision for 2020.
Anybody with data on this investigation is urged to contact Detective Malvido #4206 of the San Jose Police Division’s Site visitors Investigations Unit at 408-277-4654.