INDIANAPOLIS — The suspected drunk driver accused of killing two people, including Colts player Edwin Jackson, is in the United States illegally and has previously been deported on two occasions, in 2007 and again in 2009, according to Indiana State Police.
Detectives have determined the driver of the Ford F-150 was using the alias Alex Cabrera Gonsales. They say his given name is Manuel Orrego-Savala, 37, and he a citizen of Guatemala by birth.
State police investigators are working with U.S. Federal Immigration Officials and they have placed a hold on Orrego-Savala.
A state trooper discovered the wreckage just west of Holt Road shortly before 4 a.m. As the officer slowed to stop for the crash, police say he struck the body of one of the victims in the center lane.
One of victims has been identified as Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson, 26, of Atlanta. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Uber confirms that their driver, Jeffrey Monroe, 54, was also pronounced dead at the scene.