SAN FRANCISCO — A woman who San Francisco police say was driving at speeds of up to 80 mph on city streets before she rear-ended a minivan, killing a 16-year-old boy, has been arrested on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter.
Police announced the woman’s arrest over the weekend. They identified her on Monday as 58-year-old Jennie Zhu.
Police say Zhu’s Mercedes rear-ended the minivan carrying 16-year-old Kevin San around 7 a.m. Friday. The impact caused both vehicles to roll over.
San’s mother and sister were seriously injured. Zhu suffered minor injuries.
Three people inside a catering van that was also struck in the crash were also injured.
San was a student at San Francisco’s Lincoln High School.
The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/18G6pmQ) that Zhu was released on bail over the weekend.