SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (December 25, 2016) – According to the San Jose Police Department, 14-year-old Andrew Nguyen and 25-year-old drunk driver Jessica Marie Zamora were killed on Sunday morning in a head-on collision on Capitol Expressway and Snell Avenue. (map)
The SJPD reported that a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu, driven by Zamora, drove into the path of a 2004 Lexus, driven by Andrew’s parents, after having a couple drinks at a nearby bar.
The SJPD states that all parties involved were transported to a hospital. Andrew’s parent’s were treated for minor injuries. Andrew tragically succumbed to his injuries. Zamora also died at the hospital after the accident.
“It’s unfortunate that motorists under the influence disregard the negative effects that may ensue from driving under the influence. DUI drivers continue to endanger the safety of everyone,” said a California car accident and wrongful death attorney.
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