Some readers may remember the accident that took the lives of three people in Bethlehem Township, Pennsylvania, in 2010. The drunk driving accident will be revisited in the near future.
Recently, a 40-year-old man was charged with homicide. He was behind the wheel of a vehicle that crashed into another vehicle in Redstone Township, Pennsylvania, late last month. He has since apologized for the drunk driving accident that took the life of a 21-year-old woman.
A state trooper was recently taken to the hospital after a crash in New Garden, Pennsylvania. The 24-year-old male who graduated from the State Police Academy in April suffered internal bleeding and a broken pelvis after his squad car was hit by a 47-year-old woman in a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica. According to the authorities, the woman was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the accident.
An accident in Pennsylvania has left a 59-year-old motorcyclist in critical condition. The collision happened in Westtown, Pennsylvania, late last month around 4:15 p.m. on West Chester Pike. Allegedly, there was alcohol in the system of the 24-year-old driver who may have caused the incident.
A Pennsylvania man with a history of impaired driving is suspected of killing a man while driving under the influence of drugs. The 22-year-old man from Ivyland, Pennsylvania, had been released from jail just hours before getting into the car accident that killed the 49-year-old man.
In Jackson Township, Pennsylvania, a 32-year-old man has been charged with homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence. The drunk driving accident that killed another driver happened on a recent weekday around 8 a.m.
In a recent accident that illustrates the dangers of negligent driving, a commuter train that travels through Philadelphia's west suburbs crashed into a car in Haverford Township. Police suspect the driver of the car was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the collision. The vehicle accident left 25 train passengers injured.
A 41-year-old Pennsylvania woman has been accused of several crimes. Her charges stem from a drunk driving accident that she allegedly caused after having several drinks at a local bar after work.
According to the Pennsylvania State Police, more than 350 people were injured in car accidents between the dates of September 2 and September 5 this year. The 783 collisions that occurred over Labor Day weekend injured 351 individuals and killed nine others. More than half of these recent fatalities were caused by car crashes in which alcohol was directly involved. Eighty of the 783 accidents involved alcohol somehow.
A suspected drunk driving accident led to the arrest of one driver and the hospitalization of another. The accident happened in Wall Township, Pennsylvania, recently and closed part of Belmar Boulevard for more than 12 hours.