A man faces charges after his passenger died in a Saturday morning crash in southeast Topeka
Topeka, KS – According to the police officials, this unfortunate incident occurred at the intersection of SE 29th and Adams St. around 3:30 a.m.
When the officers arrived on scene, they found the vehicle’s passenger suffering from serious injuries.
They attempted life-saving measures.
Unfortunately, the 37-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene by AMR. His name is Erasmo Ramirez Soto.
The 39-year-old driver of Topeka was found near the crash scene.
His name is Cesar Carreto-Orozco and was booked on charges of involuntary manslaughter; while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, improper driving on a laned roadway, and operate a motor vehicle without a valid license.