Opening statements were made Monday for a man accused of giving a killer a ride after a shooting.

The jury was selected for the trial of Cristino Vasquez Ayala, who gave Jose Reyes Diaz a ride from the scene of a shooting outside the A-Town Cafe on North 10th Street in Reading in November 2011, authorities said.

Ramon Rosario Evangelista, 21, died, and two others were wounded.

Reyes Diaz has been sentenced to life in prison.