New York: Police charge David A. Smith with DWI rampage in to group of pedestrians; Jocelyn B. Elberson & Sheila Pelton lay dead
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From Niagara Gazette
(Nov. 12, 2012) — The day after a Falls man plowed his motorcycle into a group of pedestrians in Amherst, killing two women, police are trying to determine how fast he was traveling and what exactly happened.
What police do know is that David A. Smith, 53, of Niagara Falls, veered off Tonawanda Creek Road and hit the three victims on the parallel bike path at about 3:20 p.m. The crash took place between Campbell Boulevard and Hopkins Road.
Jocelyn B. Elberson, 25, of the Town of Tonawanda, and Sheila Pelton, 81, of East Amherst were pronounced dead at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital.
Elberson was on a walk with her new puppy, mother and aunt when …MORE