A passenger in a fatal one car DUI car crash was identified as Jesse Raymond Jaco. The accident occurred Saturday, April 29 on the 100 block of South Lark Ellen in the city of West Covina. The driver, Andrew James Gomez, who was suspected to be under the influence, veered off the roadway and struck a light pole. According to San Gabriel Valley Tribune, the driver was ejected, two other passengers suffered minor injuries, and Jesse Jaco was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver remains in custody on $ 1 million bail and was arraigned at that West Covina Superior Court.
Our deepest condolences go to Jesse Jaco’s family and our thoughts are with the two other passengers during their recovery.