Andy Ralphie Acuna, Jr. has been identified by authorities as the deceased in an alleged DUI automotive collision that took place in Perris on December 25, Christmas Day. Mr. Acuna, a 19-year-old Riverside resident, was driving a Honda Civic on the 215 Freeway near Harley Knox Boulevard at roughly 6:50 p.m. when the car apparently struck part of an overpass, causing the car to overturn and ejecting both Mr. Acuna and his passenger. The young driver died at the scene while the passenger was hospitalized with serious injuries. Police say that they suspect a DUI may have been involved in the tragic accident.
We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the deceased during this very difficult time and our thoughts go out to the injured individual..
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