CYPRESS – A driver who police said ran a red light was arrested after he collided with two other vehicles, killing a 22-year-old passenger

CYPRESS – A driver who police said ran a red light was arrested after he collided with two other vehicles, killing a 22-year-old passenger, the Cypress Police Department said Sunday April 16.  Alexis Barragan, of La Mirada, died at 12:41 a.m. after the crash on Valley View Street and Katella Ave., the coroner said.
The driver, Nicholas Sanchez-McCormick, 22, was arrested on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter and felony driving under the influence with injuries, Cypress police said.
He was taken to Orange County Jail and was held on $100,000 bail.
Three other people were taken to a hospital as a precaution, according to police.
Police said Sanchez-McCormick was heading westbound on Katella Avenue and ran a red light at the intersection of Valley View Street.
His vehicle collided with two others, which were traveling north and south on Valley View.

By Chris Haire, OC Register

 

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