Dallas: 23-year old drunken driver charged for West Dallas triple fatal crash

23-year-old Jose Arroyo is charged with intoxication manslaughter charges after a fatal crash killed three people early Monday morning.
 
According to reports from the Dallas police officers, Jose Arroyo was drunk and was speeding in an SUV on Singleton Boulevard around 1:30 a.m. He carelessly crossed a red light and hit another vehicle near North Hampton Road.
 

Four members of the Deleon family who were in the Toyota Camry hit by Arroyo.  47-year old, Ernesto Deleon, 18 year old Ashley Deleon, and 19-year old Leslie Deleon were killed in the crash. Ashley and Leslie’s mother, Laura Sanchez-Quiroz has been hospitalized and is in serious condition.
 

According to an affidavit, Arroyo confronted his crime and said “I don’t want to be drunk no more.” The officers stated that he had bloodshot eyes, slurred speech, and the smell of alcohol on his breath.
 
Arroyo refused a field sobriety test but had a blood test at the hospital. He was later charged with three counts of intoxication manslaughter and one count of intoxication assault and kept in the Dallas County jail.
 
His bond was set at $350,000
 

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