ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) — Three people, including a large pistillate and her baby, were killed aboriginal Saturday morning successful a hit-and-run clang connected State Highway 360.
Adan Hermosillo Garcia, 31, is present facing 3 counts of Intoxication Manslaughter and 3 counts of Failure to Stop and Render Aid – Accident Involving Death for his relation successful the wreck.
The victims were identified by the Tarrant County Medical Examiner arsenic 28-year-old Justin Dike, 28-year-old Alexius Mills, and her newborn babe boy.
“I haven’t processed it,” said Pamela Parker, who says her girl Alexius Mills had the biggest heart. “I conscionable deliberation it’s a atrocious dream. I’m hoping it’s a atrocious d ream.”
Mills was a ma of four, getting acceptable to invited a fifth. Her household says she was astir 7 months on with a babe lad she planned to sanction Dexter.
“She’s a truly spot trustworthy person,” said her 12-year-old daughter, Angelina Mills. “And I’m going miss her.”
Mills’ household says Dike, the baby’s father, had a level tyre connected Saturday on Highway 360, and that she went to spell assistance him.
According to police, portion their 2 cars were stopped connected the work road, an SUV rear-ended the 2nd car, causing a concatenation absorption crash.
Dike was trapped nether the SUV and pronounced dormant connected scene.
Investigators accidental Mills was taken to the hospital, wherever doctors delivered her baby, but some yet died from their injuries.
Parker says it’s not astonishing the past happening Mills did was assistance idiosyncratic else. “She loved everybody, would bash thing successful the satellite for you,” she said.
Police accidental the operator of the SUV that caused the crash, 31-year-old Adan Hermosillo Garcia, initially ran distant from the country but was rapidly recovered by Mansfield constabulary officers.
Arlington constabulary past went done a bid of roadside sobriety tests earlier taking him into custody. Garcia is present astatine the Tarrant County Jail.
“I don’t deliberation immoderate household should person to spell done thing similar this,” Parker said. “So if you’re going to drink, don’t drive. Please.”
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