Teen charged in drag racing death of Waukegan student
A teenager from Waukegan has been charged in an apparent drag racing accident that killed another teen.
18-year-old Mario Garcia has been charged with reckless homicide and aggravated street racing.
His car hit 17-year-old Jose Pimentel on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, just east of Waukegan Road, on Friday night.
Pimentel died at the scene.
Garcia is being held on $200,000 bond.