Los Osos man killed in crash identified
June 20, 2014
The 19-year-old victim of Wednesday’s deadly DUI accident was a recent San Luis Obispo High School graduate who lived in los Osos.
Just after 5 p.m., Alexander Gonzales, 22, was driving in the wrong lane on South Bay Boulevard in Los Osos when he crashed head on into a vehicle driven by Jackson Garland. Emergency responders pronounced Garland dead at the scene.
After crashing into Garland, Gonzales’ truck rolled and hit another driver who was not injured in the accident.
Emergency responders transported Gonzales to Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center where he spent a day in intensive care before being moved to the San Luis Obispo County Jail on charges of DUI and manslaughter. His bail has been set at $100,000.