Driver charged with intoxication manslaughter with a vehicle
POSTED: Monday, February 10, 2014 - 12:06pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 10:03am
BROWNSVILLE, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Brownsville police have arrested a driver who lost control of his vehicle resulting in the death of man waiting at a bus stop.
On Saturday, February 8th the driver of a van, identified as Wilson Orlando Matamoros, 29, was traveling on the 3200 block of Central Blvd when he lost control and crashed into a bus stop killing Enrique Briones, 49, at the scene.
Matamoros fled on foot but was quickly spotted by officers patrolling the area and arrested. He was charged with intoxication manslaughter with a vehicle and also with accident involving serious bodily injury/death and handed a bond of $75,000.