Man dies from injuries in Lower Valley crash; driver charged
POSTED: Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 3:15pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 - 10:14am
A man died from injuries after a crash Tuesday night.
El Paso police say Eduardo Avila, 48 was driving south on Pendale in the Lower Valley. At the same time David Villa, 20 was heading west on North Loop.
Police said Villa ran the red light hitting Avila, sending him spinning into a parked car. Avila and his passenger Christina Avila were taken to the hospital. Eduardo Avila died from his injuries Wednesday morning.
Villa was arrested on one count of intoxicated manslaughter and one count of intoxicated assault.