Pedro Lopez Obituary – Death: 20-year-old Pedro Lopez Jr., of Miami, died from his injuries at the hospital on October 14, 2021, after suffering from a brief illness. It was reported that he died leaving families, friends, and loved ones in great grief and fear.
He was a perfect example of what it means to be a wonderful person. He had a calming presence and was extremely kind, he touched the hearts of so many and was an inspiration to everyone who knew him.
Cause of Pedro Lopez’s Death…
According to the Bryan Police Department, Pedro Lopez Jr, 20, of Miami, died from his severe injuries at the hospital after he was involved in a car crash that happened just before 2 a.m. on October 10, 2021, on the 4500 block of South Texas Avenue, near the First Watch restaurant.
At the moment, no information has been received from the family as they are observing their difficult times. He had a caring heart, generous attitude, and a fun-loving personality that laid the foundation for years of lifelong friendships.
Another person who was also hit by the car remains in the hospital in stable condition at this time. Jay Griffin III, 42, of Bryan, was arrested at the scene of the crash. He is charged with two counts of intoxication assault at this time, however, those charges may change now that one of the victims has died.
Griffin allegedly told officers who responded to the scene that he saw one person run across South Texas Avenue from the Fairfield Inn and Suites and crashed into him.
Officers said Griffin did field sobriety tests and was asked if he had drunk any alcohol before the crash. Griffin allegedly told officers he drank two seltzers around 4 p.m.
Both pedestrians are still in critical condition at the hospital.
The driver of the vehicle was identified as Jay Griffin, 42-year-old male, of Bryan. Griffin has been charged with two counts of Intoxication Assault.
— Bryan Police Department (@BryanPolice) October 10, 2021
The circumstances surrounding the actual cause of death had not been made public at the time of writing this report. The investigation is still ongoing to know the actual cause of death.
We ask that you uplift his parents and close family and friends in prayer during this time. He has left an impact on the lives of many and a legacy that will live on for many years.