California: Lakeport Police tackle fleeing DUI biker Michael William Lockett in brush after chase

The Officer’s went down the embankment where they saw the wrecked motorcycle and the driver fleeing on foot through the thick brush towards Mellor Dr. The Officer’s caught up with the driver, identified as Lakeport resident, Michael William Lockett and detained him. Medical staff from Lakeport Fire Department was summoned and later transported Lockett to Sutter Lakeside Hospital for medical clearance.

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California: Benjamin Liano charged with DUI fatal crash of motorcyclist Alexander Fiala in Temecula

On June 28, 2015, about 8:30 pm, officers from the Temecula Police Department responded to a reported hit and run traffic collision involving a motorcyclist with serious injuries in the 31800 block of Rancho California Road in the city of Temecula. The suspect in the hit and run, Benjamin Liano (22) of Temecula, was detained nearby

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Kentucky: Jesse Bennett charged with murder and dui in death of Taylor Lainhart; boozing driver hit motorcycle

As a result of the initial investigation, Jesse Bennett was arrested and charged with Murder, Assault 2nd Degree, Operating a Motor Vehicle Under in Influence of Alcohol/Drugs 1st Degree (Aggravated), and Open Alcoholic Beverage in Motor Vehicle. He is lodged in the Three Forks Regional Jail.

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Tennessee: Hell-hole bar Fanatics Sports Bar that served DUI John Woodlee 18 drinks in 5 hours shut down for a year

But no one will serve beer at 7643 East Brainerd Road for a year. On Thursday, the Chattanooga Beer Board voted 7-0 to revoke Fanatics’ beer permit because John Woodlee, 53, died in a single-vehicle crashon March 10 after being served 18 drinks in 5 1/2 hours

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Montana: Cal Erickson Mullen and Jason West with fatal DUI Interstate 15 crash; Mullen sentenced to prison for 5 years hard time

West admitted to having four alcoholic drinks earlier in the night. Court documents said his BAC varied from 0.10 at the scene to .08 in a blood test. He also showed signs of impairment in four out of six field sobriety tests.

West is facing three felony charges of criminal endangerment for driving after drinking and inattentively. Prosecutors filed one count per passenger in his vehicle.

After reconstructing the crash, Montana Highway Patrol troopers determined “that a driver paying attention to the road would have had sufficient time and distance to either stop or slow and steer around a hazard in the road,” court documents say.

Cal Erickson Mullen sentenced to 5 years in prison for death of Wyman Hewitt.

New York: DWI drivers kill, maim and crash while using heroin and booze; Valerie Devirgilio 2 1/2 the limit

The investigation revealed a 2008 BMW X3, operated by David Y. Yarinich, age 22, from 3704 Underwood Way Syracuse, NY was traveling southbound on Kasson when he crossed over into the northbound lane striking a 2003 Toyota Avalon head-on.

David Yarnich crashed this BMW head on into a grandmother. Photo courtesy of