Chula Vista Cyclist Killed by Drunk Driver in Stolen Car
On Monday afternoon, a cyclist was struck and killed on East J Street near Dennis Avenue. The victim, 44-year-old David Voigt, was struck by an apparent drunk driver in a stolen vehicle. According to San Diego Six News, 29-year-old Michael Reyes was drinking prior to driving the stolen Nissan Maxima.
Just before 4:15 p.m., Reyes drove into oncoming traffic and hit Voigt on East J Street. Both men were taken to UCSD Medical Center. Voigt died as a result of injuries sustained during the crash, and Reyes was treated for injuries that were described as non-life threatening. According to authorities, Reyes is facing multiple charges. The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. sends their deepest condolences to the family members and friends of David Voigt.