Sean Quintero, 18, was arrested for vehicular manslaughter while driving while intoxicated as well as gross negligence and driving under the influence causing injury.
Mercury News states that the South San Francisco teen was driving his mother’s Toyota when he slammed into the back of another vehicle.
The impact, which occurred around 3:20am on Highway 101, caused a 17-year-old girl to be killed and injured the three other passengers who are all between the ages of 17 and 18.
Quintero has been held without bail and if convicted, he could be facing up to 11 years in prison.
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