CHARLOTTE — Police arrested a 34-year-old man on Friday in reference to a fiery deadly head-on wreck.
Estuardo Menchu Cocinero was pronounced useless on the scene after a rushing, out-of-control driver barreled throughout a grassy median and hit his automobile about 1:30 a.m. Feb. 4 on East W.T. Harris Boulevard, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police stated.
On Friday, police arrested Kevin Samkia, the motive force of the 2016 Maserati Ghibli S luxurious automobile that hit Cocinero, after Samkia was launched from a hospital. Samkia was critically injured within the wreck, in line with police.
Police stated they interviewed Samkia and served arrest warrants charging him with felony demise by car, driving whereas impaired and reckless driving, in line with a police division information launch.
Samkia was freed on $103,000 bail, Mecklenburg County jail data present.
The crash occurred simply south of Grier Highway within the College space, police stated.
Samkia ran off the proper aspect of northbound W.T. Harris Boulevard and “over-corrected, which triggered the Maserati to journey again onto the roadway, over the grassy median and into the oncoming lanes of southbound East W. T. Harris Boulevard,” in line with the discharge.
When Samkia hit Cocinero’s 2015 Scion FR-S sports activities automobile, each veered off the proper aspect of the street, the place flames erupted, police stated.