By CBSMiami.com Team

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The driver in a high-speed crash that killed three people has been booked into jail.

Rodney Rodriguez is facing three counts of vehicular homicide.

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The crash happened August 31, but he was booked into the Miami-Dade County Jail Thursday night because he had been in the hospital.

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The white Range Rover police said was driven by 24-year-old Rodney Rodriguez. (CBS4)

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Police said he sped away from an officer on the Palmetto, and then raced down Sunset Drive where he crashed into a car and killed Adalberto Hernandez-Cereijo, his wife, Karina Diaz Chacon, and her mother, Elena Chacon-Diaz.

CBSMiami.com Team