Man charged for deadly 2017 crash on I-25 near San Antonio

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An Albuquerque man with a long history of trouble behind the wheel is now facing charges for a crash that killed a woman. It happened on I-25 near San Antonio in 2017. The district attorney’s office says it has taken time to process the evidence and bring charges.


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According to court documents, Marco Melo-Fernandez crashed into a car carrying Annamarie Garcia, killing her. He then took off. Melo-Fernandez has at least two convictions for DWI in New Mexico.

His other violations include careless driving, speeding, and driving without a license. In this case, he’s charged with vehicular homicide. There is a warrant out for his arrest.

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