Delaware Troopers are investigating a single vehicle crash that killed two Dover men.
The incident occurred at approximately 7:05 p.m. Monday July 21, 2014 as Benjamin W. Hibbler, 26 of Dover, was operating a 2001 Chevrolet flatbed tow truck (AA Towing & Rollback Service Inc.) northbound on Bayside Drive (SR9) north of North Little Creek Road.
As the vehicle entered a left curve, its right side tires traveled off the east edge of the roadway and due to its apparent high rate of speed, the truck began to rotate and cross both lanes of travel while spinning in a counter-clockwise motion.
Jesus Cabrera-Molina, the man accused of hitting him with his SUV, was set to learn his punishment on Tuesday morning, but it has been postponed to September 12.
He pleaded no contest to negligent homicide and leaving the scene of a fatal injury accident after originally pleading not guilty to charges of manslaughter and leaving the scene of an accident.
Prosecutors say Raetz was conducting a DUI stop back in may of 2013 when Cabrera-Molina hit him and drove off.
A man convicted of his seventh DWI was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday.
In May 2013, Burnet County officials say 46-year-old Terry Lynn Stevens was arrested for his seventh and last driving while intoxicated charge. He has a lengthy criminal record.
Two roll-over crashes, about two hours apart, were influenced by drivers who were intoxicated. A passenger in one of the vehicles seriously injured an arm. Both drivers were arrested.
On Friday, July 18, 2014, at about 4:06 p.m., deputies responded to a report of a roll-over crash near 32380 NW Hornecker Rd. in unincorporated Washington County near the City of Cornelius. The driver, 26-year-old Wert Russert from Hillsboro, lost control of his 2003 Chevy pick up truck and left the roadway. The truck rolled at least once and came to rest on its wheels. Fire crews had to cut off the top of the truck in order to remove the passenger, a 17-year-old male. The passenger was transported to Emanuel hospital with an injured arm.
A man who served time on a drunk driving conviction in connection with a 2011 fatal crash has been sentenced on a second DUI charge.
A judge ordered Robert Darren Craft, 40, to serve nine months in jail this week for a count of DUI second offense. The latest incident took place back in December of last year, when he was pulled over after an officer said he was driving suspiciously. Officers said he failed field sobriety tests.
Cason, Marcia Elaine (B /F/53) Arrest on chrg of (driving, Attempting To Drive) Veh. While Under The Influence (M), at 52nd St/coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD, on 7/18/2014
Deputies say 43 year old, Branden David Ross was arrested and charged with DUI, Reckless Driving, and 1st degree Vehicular Homicide.
The Richmond County Coroner has confirmed that one person is dead after the accident on Peach Orchard Road and Faircrest Avenue.
A deadly ditch accident in the South Bay shut down a freeway off-ramp Friday morning.
The CHP says the alleged DUI driver is San Jose resident Edwardo Jaime Jr., the relative of a 30-year-old woman who was killed in the crash. Officials say the the 34-year-old has been arrested and he may face felony DUI and vehicular manslaughter charges.