Crash in Alexandria kills a passenger
One person was killed and another was injured in a crash early Saturday morning in the 300 block of South Henry Street in Alexandria, police said.
An initial investigation by Alexandria police indicated that the crash occurred at approximately 3:11 a.m. when Simon Pedro Urbino-Vasquez, a 27-year-old Fairfax County resident, lost control of his vehicle while southbound on South Henry Street. Two passengers were also in the vehicle.
Police said Urbino-Vasquez sustained minor injuries and refused medical treatment. He has been charged with DUIrelated vehicular manslaughter and is being held without bond, police said.
Killed in the crash was a 24year-old Silver Spring resident. Another 24-year-old, of Fairfax County, was taken to a hospital with serious injuries, police said. The name of the deceased was being withheld so that next of kin could be notified.