A drunk driver has been arrested over the death of two people on the V-23 highway in Sagunto on Sunday night.

The intoxicated motorist, 31, was found to be four-times over the alcohol limit.

He’s been charged with two counts of homicide, serious negligence, flouting road safety, and drink-driving.

The Ecuadorian citizen, who is living in Spain, smashed into the back of a car that caught fire.

Crash Site Scene

Two women, aged 22 and 55, in the vehicle died.

One of them was thrown out of the car while the other was released by fire-fighters but had passed away.

Sagunto Drunk

The initial collision led to other cars being caught up in the carnage.

A 56-year-old woman and her young son were seriously injured in another vehicle.

It took authorities around two hours to clear up the crash site.


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