I fully agree that it was criminal carelessness but I don’t think it helped that the mom was double-parked after dark.
seems like a helluva penalty to pay for double parking..
That’s really irrelevant.
Residential street, 25 mph speed limit is for a reason. Kids playing, people out and about, etc.
“After the crash, Pacheco put his car in reverse and sped away from the scene. Neighbors followed him to his house about a block away, where they held him until police arrived and arrested Pacheco on felony DUI, hit and run and driving without a valid license. Pacheco has a prior misdemeanor DUI conviction from January 2007. He is on probation.
He is being held in the county jail on $100,000 bail.
Pacheco does not have auto insurance.”
And the woman who lost her legs: a *LEGAL* IMMIGRANT.
“I was holding Lili. She was conscious. All she kept saying was Check the kids. Her legs were crushed, and she was just worried about the kids, he said.”