PISMO BEACH - The children of the couple killed in Pismo Beach on October 16 are suing Jerardo Iriarte for damages, funeral expenses, and discomfort.
Jerardo Iriarte crashed his vehicle out front of the Marie Callender's on October 16, telling officers he was trying to hurt himself after a break up with his girlfriend, who worked at the restaurant.
The crash killed Bruce and Marjorie Mallin, who were visiting Pismo Beach from Washington State that weekend.
The couple was on their way to attend the Pismo Beach Clam Festival.
Stephanie Theophilus and Dennis Mallin, the children of the couple, filed the lawsuit on January 20th.
Jerardo Iriarte has been charged with two enhancements of causing great bodily injury as well as two counts of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence.