Joseph Scott Scheurn

 

 

Age: 32

 

Summary: suspected drunk driver who was involved in a fatal head-on collision with the wife and son of former California lieutenant governor and congressional candidate Abel Maldonado when his pre-owned vehicle reportedly ran through an intersection outside a Santa Barbara County, Calif. interstate roadway for unknown reasons and was hit by another car driven eastbound on the highway by Maldonado's wife Laura, in which the California Patrol Highway said that mechanical failure is not believed to be a factor in a crash that also left two Maldonado family members slightly injured but the accident remains under investigation.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a car accident

 

Born: circa 1980

 

Died: July 23, 2012

 

Location: Santa Maria, California