Bond set for Sioux Falls man charged with vehicular homicide



    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - The Sioux Falls man accused of driving drunk, crashing and killing a mother of six is being held jail on $500,000 bond.
 
     Twenty-year-old Oscar Madrigal is charged with vehicular homicide, second offense driving while intoxicated, no driver's license, failure to obey a traffic control device and an outstanding warrant.
 
     Sioux Falls police say he ran a flashing red light early New Year's Day in a Jeep and collided with a minivan. 
 
     Thirty-eight-year-old Tanya Sanchez, of Sioux Falls, was a passenger in the other vehicle and was killed.
 
     Authorities say Madrigal last had a DWI charge in December 2011 and has also pleaded guilty to driving without a license four different times, as well as failing to stop at a stop sign.
 
     It's not clear if he has an attorney.

     
 AP-WF-01-03-14 

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