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Erin Yarnall, Editor
2:46 pm CDT July 5, 2019

A Highland Park resident has been arrested after his involvement in a car accident that took place July 4, according to a press release from the Waukegan Police Department.

Rudi Orihuela, 22, has been charged with traffic offenses, DUI and reckless homicide at the Lake County Illinois Bond Court. He has been in police custody since the accident took place, in which he was the driver. The accident resulted in the death Javier Ocampo, a 22-year-old from North Chicago, who was a passenger in Orihuela’s vehicle.