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Father charged in November car-crash tragedy

Original post made on Aug 23, 2013

A father has been charged with two counts of vehicular manslaughter after a November roll-over crash on U.S. 101 at Embarcadero Road killed two of his daughters and severely injured a CHP officer.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, August 23, 2013, 7:22 AM

Comments (2)

Posted by jp, a resident of Menlo Park: Stanford Hills
on Aug 23, 2013 at 1:09 pm

so sad and sorry for this tragedy... having a vehicle that is not big enough for a family is something to think about if you are going to have large purchases to displace a person/seatbelt... that is the first priority for a parent. and i wouldn't call this an ordinary mistake (unless you were a child) and i don't think it is something ANY driver can relate to.


Posted by Questioner, a resident of Menlo Park: Linfield Oaks
on Aug 23, 2013 at 3:24 pm

The daughters that perished in this horrible accident were ages 22 and 24, and the mother was 34 years old? It does not say "step-mother." She gave birth at 10 years old to her first daughter? And why in the world would they have let this man drive if he had only 3 hours of broken sleep in the previous 24 hours - is this "planning"?


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