El Paso Mother Raising Money to Bring Young Sons’ Bodies Home After Tragic Accident in North Dakota
Sandra Hernandez’s young sons were camping in North Dakota when an allegedly drunk driver lost control of his car and hit the two boys while they were camping in a tent. No she’s asking for donations to help bring the bodies of her sons back to El Paso. According to the Huffington Post, the driver, Juan Acosta, is charged with manslaughter, reckless endangerment and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and drunken driving in the incident that also injured the boys’ father and another child.
The 28-year-old father, Juan Ruiz, was flown to a hospital and treated for minor injuries. The boys, 5-year-old Alaries Ruiz and his 9-year-old brother, Cyris Ruiz, were killed.
In an effort to raise money to bring the boys home, Hernandez has opened an account at GECU. The account number is 581814 and you can check to see where the nearest branch is with this GECU link.