Driver indicted in fatal DUI-related crash
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A grand jury indicted a Memphis man Thursday who is charged in a fatal DUI-related crash that happened in March of 2020.
The Shelby County District Attorney’s Office says 50-year-old Manuel De Jesus Funez-Lopez was indicted on counts of vehicular homicide, vehicular assault, aggravated assault, drunken driving and reckless driving.
He is accused of causing a crash involving five cars and six people including a Bartlett woman who was killed and four others who were injured, according to the DA’s office.
Crash investigators say his blood alcohol content was .133.
The DA’s office says Funez-Lopez has been free on his own recognizance since the crash.
Copyright 2022 WMC. All rights reserved.
Click here to sign up for our newsletter!
Click here to report a spelling or grammar error. Please include the headline.