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Woman drank 5 shots before deadly crash on Centennial, report says

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Lisa Geurina drank a minimum of 5 shots of tequila at a neighborhood slot parlor before allegedly operating a crimson mild and inflicting a crash that killed a father and left a younger baby in important situation.

The crash occurred round 4 a.m. on Wednesday, June 1 on the intersection of Centennial Parkway and Shaumber Avenue.

According to the arrest report, 38-year-old Guerina was dashing in a Jeep when she ran the cease signal on the intersection and slammed right into a Volkswagen ID.4 with the Palmatier household inside. The father, Stephen Wayne Palmatier Jr., 37, was killed. His spouse, who was driving, and two kids had been all transported to the hospital. A 3-year-old boy was critically injured.


The arrest report stated a witness noticed Geurina depart her Jeep on the crash scene and flee on foot to her house constructing which was close by. When police situated Geurina, she denied going out or being concerned in a crash. However, her husband had a textual content from her that confirmed she stated she was going to Jackpot Joanie’s at 2 a.m.

A bartender at Jackpot Joanie’s informed police he personally served Geurina 5 shots of tequila whereas she gambled and later noticed her depart the bar and get into her Jeep, the arrest report stated.

After an evaluation of the crash scene, detectives decided that Geurina’s driving sample indicated she was impaired. The report stated Geurina additionally had an unsteady gait and was confused when speaking with police. Two samples of her blood had been taken for proof.

She is going through prices of DUI leading to dying, DUI leading to substantial bodily hurt, two counts of reckless driving leading to substantial bodily hurt, and leaving the scene of a crash.

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