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Deadly Accident, I-40 Frontage Rd. & S. Bolton

An Amarillo woman is dead and a man is charged with intoxicated manslaughter.

Police say 24-year old Michael Evans Junior from Lewisville, Texas ran a stop sign slamming his pick-up into 45-year old Dolores Alonzo's car.

Alonzo was pronounced dead at the scene, while Evans fled on foot.

Alonzo's family says they're in shock, Saying she was a bubbly fun loving wife and mother who was patriotic, faithful and the proud mother of a Marine.

"I think that justice needs to be done. I know that is was an accident but he was breaking the law and he should pay," says family member Joe Alonzo.

Evans was later found and arrested. He was arraigned today in court. If convicted he faces 2 to 20 years in prison.

 

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