Driver Arrested And Charged With Intoxication Manslaughter, Intoxication Assault
The Grand Prairie Police Division is investigating a deadly visitors collision that occurred late Sunday on eastbound I‐30 on the Belt Line Rd exit.
At about 11:40 PM a 2011 Chevrolet Camaro was concerned in a minor accident on eastbound I‐30 close to SH 161 and left the scene. The Camaro then got here to a cease within the eastbound visitors lanes on the Belt Line exit and was struck from behind by a 2012 Nissan Versa.
Two youngsters within the again seat of the Versa had been transported by ambulance to Kids’s Medical Heart in Dallas, the place one in every of them, 5 12 months previous Ayanna Sullivan, died from accidents sustained within the crash. The second little one, Renda Sullivan, 8 years previous and the 34 12 months previous father, the motive force of the Versa, are being handled for critical accidents. Each youngsters had been restrained within the again seat on the time of the crash.
The motive force of the Camaro has been recognized as Detoderick Jawayne Gaston, 31, of Dallas. Gaston was arrested on the scene and charged with Intoxication Manslaughter and two counts of Intoxication Assault. He’s at the moment being held on the Grand Prairie Police Detention Heart.
Our ideas and prayers are with the Sullivan household. The Sullivan family has a GoFundme to assist with medical and funeral bills.