driving under the influence

Drunken Driving Can Cost You During the Holidays

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Ad Council has launched a new campaign reminding drivers that buzzed driving is drunken driving. While the focus for decades has been on drunken driving, many people do not understand that drinking even a little too much can impair one’s judgment. It can also be costly if …

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Distracted, Intoxicated Drivers Killed in Collision

Two drivers on Interstate 80 in Iowa were killed in an early morning crash on Tuesday. One driver was distracted by a DVD movie, while another driver was under the influence and going in the wrong direction. The lack of any signs of braking suggests that neither motorist was aware of the other. The fatal …

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Trial for Driver Who Smoked Pot Before Fatal Crash Ends in Hung Jury

For the second time in nine months, a Spokane County jury has been unable to unanimously agree whether a driver’s marijuana use caused a fatal crash, according to the Spokesman. A 22-year-old man from Deer Park was standing trial for vehicular homicide. Prosecutors say he caused a July 2010 crash that killed a 54-year-old woman. …

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Crash on I-90 Leaves Driver Injured

According to several news outlets, a 39-year-old man from Issaquah who’s the suspect of driving under the influence of drugs sustained injuries after a crash on Interstate 90. The official reports from the Washington State Patrol show that the man was driving a jeep going westbound on the Interstate when he drifted into the median. …

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Accident On Route 599 Claims The Life of A 22-Year-Old Man

The local news sources have reported that a 22-year-old man from Tukwila was tragically involved in a single-vehicle accident sometime after 1:30 a.m. on Saturday. According to the Washington State Patrol, the accident happened on the northbound lanes of the State Route 599. The reports showed that a Honda Civic was going northbound on Route …

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