3 killed, 1 hurt after pickup truck flattens Calif. trailer home

This undated booking photo provided by the Sutter County Sheriff’s Office shows Ismael Huazo-Jardinez, who was driving “at a high rate of speed” when his truck crashed into a parked trailer Saturday, May 4, 2019, in the agricultural community of Knights Landing near Sacramento. Police say three family members sleeping in their trailer home have died and a girl was seriously injured after Huazo-Jardinez, suspected of drunk, driving plowed his pickup truck into the home. (Sutter County Sheriff’s Office via AP) ORG XMIT: LA102

KNIGHTS LANDING, Calif. — Police say three family members sleeping in their trailer home have died and a girl was seriously injured after a suspected drunk driver plowed his pickup truck into the home.

The California Highway Patrol says 33-year-old Ismael Huazo-Jardinez was driving “at a high rate of speed” when his truck crashed into the trailer Saturday night in the agricultural community of Knights Landing near Sacramento.

Officials say a 38-year-old man, a 34-year-old woman and a 10-year-old boy were killed. An 11-year-old girl was flown to a hospital with major injuries.

KCRA reports that Huazo-Jardinez faces charges of vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and felony driving under the influence of alcohol.

The landlord of the trailer home, Frankie Gonsalves, tells KCRA-TV the parents were farmworkers.

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