STOCKTON - Court records in San Joaquin County show the man whose 12-year-old daughter was killed in a crash while he was driving Friday night has a long history of drunk driving convictions.
Joe Zigler, 42, is accused of driving at a high rate of speed, and possibly being under the influence, when he lost control of his vehicle Friday night. The car crashed into a tree on California Street in Stockton. Zigler's 12-year-old daughter - who was not wearing a seat belt - was ejected and killed.
Records show Zigler has at least six convictions for driving under the influence, including a conviction that led to a state prison sentence.