Teen Charged with Intoxication Manslaughter Faces Victims’ Family

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The teen involved in a crash that killed 3 people, including a toddler, has been formally charged.  

19-year-old Luis Javier Gonzalez is facing three counts of intoxicated manslaughter and one count of intoxication assault. The victim’s family members visibly upset in the courtroom as they held pictures of their loved ones.

Gonzalez is accused of veering off the road and colliding head-on with the vehicle the victims were traveling in. The crash occurred on the 300 block of east Monte Cristo in Edinburg.

Gonzalez’s bond was set at $1.7 million.

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