WEST COVINA (CBSLA.com) — A Baldwin Park man was arrested on charges of felony drunken driving and vehicular manslaughter after a Friday night crash that killed a passenger in his car, West Covina police said Saturday.
Felipe Lamas-Spino, 27, lost control of the 2012 Honda when he was speeding in the 2700 block of Hillside Drive, West Covina police Cpl. Rudy Lopez told City News Service, causing the vehicle to hit a curb and a tree and then overturn.READ MORE: SoFi Stadium Looking To Fill More Than 3,000 Part-Time Positions With Job Fairs Being Held This Month
A passenger in the back seat, whose name has not been released, was not wearing a seat belt, and was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which was reported by a resident at 10:45 p.m. Friday, Lopez said. A passenger in the front seas was uninjured.READ MORE: Feds: Mustafa Qadiri Of Irvine Used $5 Million In Fraudulent PPP Loans To Buy Ferrari, Bentley, And Lamborghini
Lamas-Spino was being held at the West Covina Police Department’s jail on $100,000 bail, police said.MORE NEWS: 2 More Drivers Report Windows Being Shattered On SoCal Freeways
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