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May 4, 2010 8:18 PM by Monica Quintero

Suspected drunk driver in deadly crash identified

The California Highway Patrol has released the name of the suspected drunk driver they say is responsible for a deadly accident last week.

Investigators say, 42-year-old Richard Caro of Ventura, drifted out of his lane causing the fatal wreck.

The head-on collision happened along Highway 154 east of Lake Cachuma. Manual Garcia, 49-years-old of Santa Ynez, died at the scene. His wife was taken to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital with serious injuries.

Caro also suffered major injuries.


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