20 year old Antony N. Schoenle received a hospital arraignment at UC San Diego Medical Center in the presence of his accident attorney after he caused a fatal crash on Friars Road, according to The San Diego Union Tribune. He pleaded not guilty to felony charges including gross vehicular manslaughter while driving under the influence. Bail was set at $2 million by San Diego Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Fraser while his San Diego, California accident lawyer cringed.
Antony N. Schoenle is not a good friend
According to police reports, Schoenle was westbound in a Dodge Stratus on Friars Road when he veered off the road near the Pacific Highway overpass and hit a curb. The vehicle struck a curb and travelled down an embankment following which it hit a pillar and caught fire. Prosecutors allege that Schoenle got out of the vehicle and attempted to escape, leaving Guadalupe Acosta Amado and Lizette Garcia, both from Oceanside, in the vehicle which was soon engulfed in flames.