Mourners gathered in Santa Ana on Sunday night to remember the victims in a suspected DUI crash that claimed the life of a teenager.
Roberto Rubio, 18, was killed and five other people were taken to hospitals after Herbert Granados Calderon, 23, ran a red light and caused a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of South Bristol Street and Central Avenue about 9:20 p.m. Saturday, the Santa Ana Police Department said.
Rubio was pronounced dead at the scene. Three of the victims suffered serious trauma and two others sustained minor injuries, police said.
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Herbert Granados Calderon, a Santa Ana resident who had his license suspended for a previous DUI, was arrested for drunken driving, police said.
A Lexus was going southbound on Bristol Street when it ran the red light at Central Avenue and broadsided a Honda, where the 18-year-old man was an occupant, police said. The impact of that crash caused the Honda to strike a Chevrolet pickup truck.
At least one victim had to be cut from the wreckage.
Calderon was held without bond because of a probation violation.
City News Service contributed to this report.