VIDEO: Iowa Man Runs Red Light, Slams into Teen's Car, Kills Teen
POSTED: Friday, September 2, 2011 - 5:51pm
UPDATED: Friday, September 2, 2011 - 7:43pm
Des Moines, Iowa-- A man has been arrested and charged in connection to a deadly crash that killed a teenager on Aug. 28.
Michael Lomax, of Des Moines, was charged with vehicular homicide by and failure to obey a traffic signal.
Police say he ran a red light in a Dodge Charger and slammed into the driver's side of a Ford Explorer around 3:00 A.M. Sunday morning.
The SUV burst into flames (watch video above).
The driver of the Explorer, Jennifer Garcia, 17, was killed.
Police are awaiting toxicology results which will determine whether Lomaz was impaired by drugs or alcohol at the time of the accident.