Man charged in fatal Thanksgiving crash

November 29, 2009 8:30:23 PM PST
A man facing several charges in connection with a fatal Thanksgiving car crash is due back in court Monday.Anthony Morales, 31, was arrested after his car slammed into Elias Nunez early Thursday morning in the 6600-block of Cicero Avenue.

The 21-year-old victim was driving a Chrysler with a broken gas gauge and ran out of gas. He was pushing the vehicle when he was struck.

Nunez died just hours before he was due at his family's house for the holiday.