Drag racing blamed for Spring Valley death

Source: KGTV
Date: 2001/11/22

SAN DIEGO -- A 17-year-old is dead after apparently drag racing in Spring Valley Wednesday night.

Julio Nieves was killed when he lost control of his Trans-Am on Elketon Boulevard and slammed into a tree, 10News reported.

The driver Nieves had been racing against sped away from the scene. Witnesses said that he had been driving a late-model Chevrolet, 10News reported.

If you have any information, you are asked to contact the California Highway Patrol.




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