Teenage driver charged with manslaughter in O.C. drunk-driving case
The early-morning crash occurred Sunday as Rafael Lopez was driving on Crescent Avenue in Buena Park. He is charged with plowing into a Buick sedan driven by Steven Uselton, 44, who was with his son, Douglas Uselton, 17, the Orange County district attorney's office said.
The Useltons were driving to a high school debate tournament.
Lopez, 18, was charged with two felony counts of vehicular manslaughter for allegedly driving while intoxicated, the district attorney's office said.
-- Robert J. Lopez
Photo: Rafael Lopez. Credit: Orange County district attorney's office