[noun]: an intense persistent desire to drink alcoholic beverages to excess

Sunday, May 25, 2008

Guillermo Zintzun Jimenez | Dagoberto Zintzun Jimenez | Santiago Pascual Tellez

Raleigh - Guillermo Zintzun Jimenez, 26, Dagoberto Zintzun Jimenez, 21, and Santiago Pascual Tellez, 14, were killed about 4:30am in a head-on collision on the I-440 Beltline. A van driven by Francisco Javier Martinez, 30, was heading the wrong way on the Inner Beltline collided head-onwith a Lexus sedan driven by Guillermo Jimenez near the on-ramp from Capital Boulevard. Dagoberto and Santiago were not wearing seat belts. Francisco of 1925 Village Squire Circle in Raleigh, was listed in good condition at WakeMed. Franscisco was charged with three counts offelony death by motor vehicle, two counts of felony serious injury by motor vehicle, driving while impaired, driving the wrong direction and no operator's license when released. Police reports indicate Guillermo had not been drinking before the wreck. Two other occupants of the Lexus, JoseCanuto Canuto, 24, and Louis Alberto Canuto, 22, were injured in the wreck. Jose was listed in good condition and Louis was treated and released. Those two were wearing seat belts.