Luis Alberto Dorantes hit and killed outside Washington Avenue bar

23-year old Luis Alberto Dorantes had just come out of a Washington Avenue bar at around 1:40am Saturday January 7, 2012 when he was fatally struck by an SUV: Luis died at the scene. The 19-year old SUV driver Rebecca Bowman fled the scene but was arrested a few block away police say. Bowman now faces charges for intoxication manslaughter as well as underage drinking. Danielle Reichle, an 18-year old friend of Bowman’s, was also in the SUV and may be charged as an accessory and also for being intoxicated. Bowman was released after the incident after posting $50,000 bond and is scheduled to make her first court appearance Monday January 9, 2012.

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