Illegal Immigrant Arrested in Fatal Crash

State police say the man who caused a fatal crash on Route 42 this week is an illegal immigrant.

Police also say Augustin Garcia-Alcantar has faced deportation before. Garcia-Alcantar is charged with vehicular manslaughter.

Police say he was driving drunk Wednesday morning on Route 42 in Augusta County, when his truck swerved and hit a van. The accident killed one man and sent six others to the hospital.

Police say Garcia-Alcantar will face a local trial then deportation. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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