Victim succumbs to injuries from alleged drunk-driving crash
New Year's Day collision took place on Métis Trail
A 20-year-old Calgary man injured in a car crash New Year's Day has died of his injuries.
Francis Pesa was driving a BMW that was hit by a Dodge Ram in the 9600 block of Métis Trail N.E. around 6 p.m. MT.
The truck was travelling southbound when it crossed the centre line and sideswiped two cars, including the one Pesa was travelling in.
The Dodge Ram was then struck by a 2011 Buick Enclave travelling northbound on Métis Trail with four passengers.
Pesa and his girlfriend were both injured. He passed away on Monday.
The 36-year-old driver of the Dodge truck is already facing impaired driving charges. Police say the charge is likely to be upgraded to impaired driving causing death.