The younger Justin Santos, driver of a Can-Am, who was recognized by the police because the brother of the rapper Arcángel, died tragically at daybreak right this moment, when a girl recognized as María E. Nevárez Torres, who was allegedly drunk driving a Hyundai bus Tucson, invaded the lane on which he was touring on the Teodoro Moscoso bridge and collided head-on.
Justin, 21, was expelled from Cam-An and died from the blows he obtained. Another younger man who was a passenger was additionally thrown out of the Cam-Am and was injured.
Lieutenant Elvis Zeno, deputy director of the Traffic Bureau, who got here to the scene, stated that apparently neither the driving force nor the passenger of the Can-Am had been carrying seat belts, in order that they had been expelled.
Zeno stated the producer of the Can-Am warns that its automobiles usually are not appropriate for public roads and that within the United States they don’t seem to be allowed to journey on roads. However, in Puerto Rico it was legislated in order that their use on the highways is authorized and they’re registered in order that they’ve a license plate.
The singer’s brother resides in Florida and was visiting Puerto Rico.
Video from the bridge’s safety cameras recorded the Can-Am shifting at a secure velocity alongside one other related automobile and several other motorboats. After the lethal collision, the motorcyclists and the driving force of the opposite Can-Am left the scene.
According to the investigation within the fingers of patrolman Abner Camacho, of the San Juan Highway Patrol, and prosecutor Luis Carrau, the Can-Am collided with a Jeep Cherokee bus.
The crash occurred at 2:35 within the morning and was recorded by safety cameras on the bridge. The girl was shifting within the course of Río Piedras to Carolina on the other lanes, zigzagging.
The 46-year-old driver from Carolina was injured and brought to a hospital. Blood samples shall be taken to corroborate or rule out that she was drunk, in accordance with the police.
In the following few days, when the Prosecutor’s Office receives the outcomes of the blood alcohol take a look at, the case shall be cited for the submitting of expenses.
Two different deadly accidents occurred yesterday. In one in every of them, which occurred at 4:30 within the afternoon on Highway 22, Johana Cosme Figueroa died when she was expelled from a 2000 Mitsubishi Nativa bus.
The bus was pushed at an exaggerated velocity by Joey Barney Rivera, 26, a resident of Vega Alta, who misplaced management of the wheel and the Nativa rolled over.
At 5:45 p.m., 51-year-old motorcyclist Edward Sautelle Osborne was killed when he misplaced management of the 1999 Triumph Legend motorboat and crashed within the greenbelt on PR-906 in Humacao.