On Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 2:10 A.M. the Coachella Police Department responded to the area of Vista Del Norte and Dillon Road, Coachella reference a non-injury traffic collision. The driver, Elizabeth Hart, 53 years old of Indian Wells was traveling eastbound on Vista Del Norte approaching Dillon Road, when she collided with another vehicle. The driver of the second vehicle fled the scene, prior to officer’s arrival. Hart was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol/ and or drugs.
The initial investigation by State Police revealed that the crash occurred as 24 year old Corey J. Newton of Gramercy was driving a 2008 Nissan Altima eastbound on LA Hwy 3125 approaching LA Hwy 3213. At the same time, Harris was driving a 2007 Dodge Charger northbound on LA Hwy 3213 approaching LA Hwy 3125. As both vehicles approached the traffic light controlled intersection, Newton entered the intersection on a red light. As a result the Nissan struck the Dodge on the driver’s side, causing the Dodge to leave the roadway and strike a utility pole.
Haygood hid in the woods for four hours. When he returned to the scene, he said he had been “wandering around the woods for hours calling for help.” Haygood told officers that he borrowed the truck from a neighbor so he could pick up some wood pallets. He then went to a friend’s house and drank before getting behind the wheel. Toxicology results are pending.
Aurora Police Lieutenant Michael A. McClelland reports that the late night bar crowd was a real killer on city streets early on Tuesday, March 10, 2015. Drivers leaving bars became entangled leaving one dead and an innocent motorist also dead. One man is in a hospital and faces charges of two counts of DUI homicide.
California: DUI driver Ken Clark could afford a Mercedes but couldn’t afford to call a cab! Officers arrived within minutes and discovered a black Mercedes had collided with a white Land Rover. The occupant of the Land Rover was treated at a local hospital for moderate non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the Mercedes, Kenneth Lewis Clark, age 54 of Palm Desert, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.
The X-Terra then struck a black 1999 Buick Park Avenue parked on the street and continued on, striking a 2010 gold Ford Fusion in a driveway. The adult male driver was taken into custody on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol. Charges will be determined pending the outcome of the investigation.
The victim has been identified as Vanessa Dixon, age 49, of Ingraham St in Washington D.C. The driver of the vehicle has been identified as David Rodriguez, age 22, of Cannon Road in Silver Spring.
Muir was not injured in the crash. Police observed he smelled like alcohol, according to officials. Muir allegedly failed field sobriety tests and was taken to Chester County Hospital where his blood alcohol level was checked
Police say that Adrian L. Crowshoe’s 2008 Tahoe went off the road on a curve, failed to negotiate returning to the roadway and rolled over, ejecting her in the process resulting in her death. Police report the death was DUI related
Dead woman and her injured boyfriend spent their last moments together after Valentines evening together…then they were hit head-on by suspected DUI driver…
On her Facebook page, on Feb. 10, Atwell posted this: “okay I know valentines is Saturday but I just want you all to know how much I love this man of mine he is the sweetest man ever, I love you to the moon and back honey.” She posted a photo of her and Sammy Roark together. She was dead within five days.
Washington: State Patrol reports 6 teens hurt in DUI crash; DUI charges pending against Sarah L. Huntley-Fife