A man with a prior DUI conviction has been sentenced to 16 years and four months in state prison for triggering a fiery drunken-driving crash on the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway in Norwalk that killed two people and injured three others, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday.

Alex Barragan, 33, of Norwalk, pleaded no contest Monday to two felony counts of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and one felony count of driving with a 0.08 percent blood-alcohol content causing injury within 10 years of another DUI offense.

Barragan was behind the wheel of a 2006 Infiniti M45 that rear-ended a disabled 1999 Ford Winstar van near Rosecrans Avenue on the northbound 605 Freeway about 1 a.m. on July 16, 2018, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Both the van and the sedan erupted in flames, according to the CHP.

Atef Mishreky, 52, and Mirna Beshara, 19, died at the scene. Three other people were also injured, according to Deputy District Attorney Safaan Ahmed.

Barragan had a 2014 conviction from Orange County for DUI.

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