Alejandro Ramirez-Juarez of San Leandro was driving south on East
14th Street near Davis Street when his car was struck head-on by another
vehicle traveling very fast, according to San Leandro police Lt. Robert
The other driver, Jesus Antonio Gonzalez, 19, apparently crossed
into oncoming traffic near the intersection, McManus said.
Ramirez-Juarez was pronounced dead at the scene. A 56-year-old
passenger traveling with him sustained major injuries and was transported to
a local hospital.
An update on his condition was not available.
Gonzalez, a Vallejo resident, was arrested on suspicion of gross
vehicular manslaughter. Police suspect Gonzalez of being under the influence
of alcohol at the time of the crash, McManus said.