Andres Ambriz Killed in Sutter Accident on Highway 20

Andres Ambriz
Andres Ambriz Killed in Sutter Accident on Highway 20

Sutter, California (February 22, 2023) – 16-month-old  Andres Ambriz of Colusa, was among two people who died in a crash involving a suspected DUI driver Monday night in Sutter, according to authorities.

The wreck happened on Highway 20 at Acacia Avenue just before 10:30 p.m. February 20.

According to the report, Francisco Jauregui, 43, of Yuba City, was driving  eastbound on SR 20 in a 2021 Chevrolet pickup truck when he swerved across the double yellow lines and crashed head-on with a westbound 2023 Chevrolet Trailblazer driven by Maria Flores Soto, 25, of Colusa.

Soto and her son Ambriz, were both killed in the crash. A 15-year-old passenger in the Chevrolet was hopitalized with major injuries.

Jauregui attempted to flee the scene of the accident but was placed under arrest for multiple charges including DUI causing injury or death, attempting to flee the scene of a crash, gross vehicular manslaughter, and child endangerment.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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