Queens Driver Charged With Aggravated Vehicular Homicide, DWI After Killing Mother And Daughter In Crash


A 42-year-old man was charged with aggravated vehicular murder, driving white inebriated, reckless driving, and different counts after a deadly collision in Queens that left a lady and her 10-year-old daughter useless.

On Saturday, round 8:45 p.m., police say officers responded to a 911 name a couple of crash at Rockaway Boulevard and Man R Brewer Boulevard, the place they discovered a 31-year-old lady and a 10-year-old woman, each in a 2019 Chevy Cruze, with extreme trauma and, in a 2018 Nissan Altima, a 42-year-old man, 38-year-old lady, 12-year-old boy, and a 16-year-old woman, all with accidents.

The driving force of the Chevy Cruze, Diana Granobles, and her daughter, Isabella, have been taken to Jamaica Hospital the place they have been pronounced useless. The Nissan driver, Tyrone Absolam, and the 38-year-old lady have been taken to Jamaica in important situation, the younger passengers have been taken to Lengthy Island Jewish Cohen Youngsters’s Medical Heart, in critical however steady situation.

In response to regulation enforcement, Absolam was dashing west on Rockaway Boulevard when Granobles, who was driving east, was making a left flip onto Man R Brewer Boulevard, when he struck the Chevy. The automobiles each seem mangled.

“As alleged, the defendant’s egocentric, unlawful selections resulted within the tragic dying of a 10-year-old woman and her mom and prompted accidents to himself and his passengers. The foundations of the highway usually are not ideas,” Queens District Lawyer Melinda Katz stated. “They exist to maintain motor autos from changing into lethal objects of destruction. When they’re ignored, the outcomes might be catastrophic. The defendant allegedly received behind the wheel of his automobile whereas inebriated after which proceeded to drive recklessly.”

Katz stated that that responding officers discovered Absolam with “bloodshot watery eyes” and in an “intoxicated situation.” Her workplace additionally says that he failed two area sobriety checks. In response to the costs, Absolam informed officers that he had been ingesting whereas on the seashore. “I used to be driving the gray Nissan that received into the accident, I simply received it. It’s new automotive, there are not any points with it. I used to be driving 50 miles per hour.”

The pace restrict on the scene of the collision, Katz’s workplace factors out, is 35 mph.

A relative of Granboles’ husband stated that Diana Granobles was on her approach to decide him up at work, and he was utilizing an app to trace her progress. “It wasn’t shifting, and it was there for some time,” relative Javier Granobles stated. “He began strolling, it was three blocks away, so he walked from the job to the scene. When he first referred to as me, on the scene he was hysterically crying, I attempted to calm him down and stated simply get to the hospital and see what the circumstances is.”

He added that the mom and daughter had been in South America for a number of years to save cash, however they’d lately returned so Isabella may prepare for college within the fall.