Doctor charged in fatal DUI crash
From NBC Miami:
A South Florida doctor is behind bars for an alleged DUI crash that killed a pedestrian more than a year ago.
Dr. Eric Spivack, a cardiologist, made his first appearance in bond court Wednesday. Records show his practice is at Aventura Hospital and that’s where he was arrested Tuesday. ....MORE
From Sun Sentinel:
An arrest report says Spivack, who is a cardiologist, was driving when he struck and killed 77-year-old Yakov Duboshinskiy, who was crossing the street.
Police said Spivack smelled of alcohol. A toxicology test later determined that Spivack had a blood-alcohol level of .087 percent, above the legal limit of .08, and had codeine in his system.
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