High School tennis coach stands accused of a fatal hit and run in Chula Vista. George Espinosa, age 47, is the boy's tennis coach at Mater Dei High School and now charged with one misdemeanor count of involuntary vehicular manslaughter as well as one felony count of hit and run. Leilani Magno, just weeks away from turning 18 years old, was struck along Lane Avenue near Scobee Park at approximately 8:15 PM, Sunday July 8. The southbound vehicle lost control and struck Magno from behind, then fled the scene according to police. George Espinoza turned himself in to the Chula Vista Police Department one day following the incident.
A 19-year-old drunk driver who live-streamed a car crash that killed her 14-year-old sister is sentenced to more than six years in prison.