DUI Accidents

Driver sought in crash that killed 3 on Halloween

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles area authorities say they’re looking for a motorist who crashed into three teenage girls trick-or-treating in Halloween costumes, leaving them with fatal injuries and fleeing the scene.Read the full story at http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/driver-sought-crash-killed-halloween-26619576 Originally posted 2016-04-02 14:21:28.

Friends Pull Prank to Teach Friend with Drunk-Driving Record a Lesson

Advocacy groups have tried a plethora of methods to raise awareness of the problem of driving while under the influence of alcohol. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, over 10,000 people died in drunk-driving accidents throughout 2012. That is one person every 51 minutes. But apparently the risk of killing yourself or someone […]

DWI-related death of a Nassau County cop

Drunk driver gets up to 12 years for cop’s death

A ​Long Island man was sentenced to up to 12 years in prison Wednesday ​for the DWI-related death of a Nassau County cop​ — even though he wasn’t ​driving the car that killed the officer. ​Police Officer Joseph Olivieri​ ​was re​​sponding to two crashes caused by James Ryan’s drunken​ driving, jurors found in January, when […]