TORRANCE (CBSLA.com) — The arraignment for Yocio Jonathan Gomez, 23, charged with allegedly driving drunk and killing two construction workers, was postponed Thursday to Sept. 10.
The crash happened July 22 around 3:30 a.m. on the 405 Freeway.READ MORE: Suspect Arrested In String Of Sexual Assaults Near Aliso Viejo Park
Gomez was allegedly driving a blue Ford Explorer that smashed into the back of a black Lexus SUV.
The SUV spun out of control, striking three workers, and overturning on its roof.READ MORE: Harvey Weinstein Pleads Not Guilty To Sexually Assaulting 5 Women In LA
Ramon Lopez, 56, and Ricardo Zamora, 58, were killed. A third worker was injured.
All three were employed by a contracting firm under Caltrans supervision.
Gomez is charged with two counts of each second-degree murder, vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated, and driving under the influence.MORE NEWS: Winds Blowing Smoke From Sequoia And Kings National Park Wildfire Into Southern California