16-year-old Luis Esparza and 18-year-old woman die in fatal Contra Costa County DUI pedestrian-car crash – Saturday, September 4, 2021

Contra Costa Car Crash Death of Luis Esparza – Obituary

16-year-old Luis Esparza and an 18-year-old woman have died in a fatal Contra Costa County DUI pedestrian-car crash that occurred on Saturday, September 4, 2021. It happened at about 11:15 p.m. when 18-year-old Colby Sharver struck Luis and the woman as they walked along the shoulder of Byron Highway.

Colby remained at the scene of the accident and faces felony charges including vehicular manslaughter and driving under the influence.

Friends held a memorial for the 16-year-old Luis and sang songs of mourning.

The accident is still being investigated.

Source: East Bay Times