1 killed and 1 arrested in DUI street-racing crash, Los Banos police say

Los Banos police arrested Marcus Perez-Negrete, 20, of Clovis after a deadly crash on Sunday, July 12, 2015.

Los Banos police say a man was killed by a drunk driver who was street racing Sunday morning.

Officers arrested Marcus Perez-Negrete, 20, of Clovis after the crash. He was booked into the Merced County Jail on several charges, including DUI and vehicular manslaughter. He is being held on more than $400,000 bail.

Investigators say the suspect ran a stop sign on Santa Rita Avenue near D Street around 6 a.m. and slammed into the victim's car. A 60-year-old man in the passenger seat died after being ejected. The driver of that car had minor injuries.

Police have also notified Alcohol Beverage Control officials about the crash since the suspect is underage.

A 60-year-old man was killed in a car crash in Los Banos on Sunday, July 12, 2015.

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