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Drunken Driver Rudely Interrupts Family by Crashing Into Home

Drunken Driver Rudely Interrupts Family by Crashing Into Home An alleged drunken driver took a page out of the Kool-Aid Man’s playbook Sunday night when he smashed his car right through the wall of an Atlanta home. The collision sent the kitchen sink and a table flying into the house’s occupants. Now Ray Roberts, the driver, is facing (read more)

17 Killed, 300 Hurt in Holiday Weekend Wrecks in Georgia

17 Killed, 300 Hurt in Holiday Weekend Wrecks in Georgia With many people visiting family and getting sauced at Christmas parties, the holiday season is one of the most dangerous times to get behind the wheel. This year, holiday driving was especially deadly. According to a report by the Georgia State Patrol, 17 people were (read more)

Former Lawmaker Gets Prison Term for Drunk Driving and Spouse Abuse

Former Lawmaker Gets Prison Term for Drunk Driving and Spouse Abuse A former Pennsylvania legislator was sentenced this week to a minimum of three months in prison after he was convicted for assaulting his wife and driving under the influence, according to a report from the Allentown Morning Call. Sources say former Rep. Joseph Brennan, a (read more)

Extremely Drunk Driver Rescued from Truck Dangling over Bridge

  Extremely Drunk Driver Rescued from Truck Dangling over Bridge A drunk driver in Oregon was rescued by emergency personnel after his pickup truck crashed through a guardrail and left him hanging from an overpass, according to a riveting report from CBS News. Sources say 38-year-old Matthew Alan Hamilton was driving his truck along a (read more)

Rhode Island Couple Charged with Separate DUIs on Same Night

Rhode Island Couple Charged with Separate DUIs on Same Night A man in Rhode Island was arrested for a DUI this week while he was driving to the police station to pick his wife, who had just been arrested for drunk driving, according to a remarkable report from The Providence Journal. Few details from the evening have (read more)

Child Star from ‘Home Improvement’ Pleads No Contest to DUI

Child Star from ‘Home Improvement’ Pleads No Contest to DUI Taran Noah Smith, the former child star who played Tim Allen’s youngest child on “Home Improvement,” was convicted this week for driving under the influence and drug possession, according to a report from the Huffington Post. Sources say Smith was arrested back in February after police approached (read more)

Duluth Man Gets Kicked Out of Bar, Crashes Car Into Patio

Duluth Man Gets Kicked Out of Bar, Crashes Car Into Patio Michael Tsilimos was kicked out of a Duluth bar this week for being loud and unruly. Instead of calling it a night, however, Tsilimos decided to go on a rampage in his truck. After being ejected from the bar, Tsilimos allegedly crashed into a (read more)

Jamal Anderson Gets Probation for Falling Asleep at the Wheel – DUI

Jamal Anderson Gets Probation for Falling Asleep at the Wheel – DUI Was Jamal Anderson drunk or just really tired? Back in June, the former Atlanta Falcons running back was arrested on DUI charges after police found him asleep at the wheel of his Escalade. On Monday morning, Anderson pleaded guilty to reckless driving and was sentenced to (read more)

Your New Year’s Guide to Getting Home Safely

Your New Year’s Guide to Getting Home Safely In the U.S., January 1 ranks second for fatal car accidents, with more than 40 percent of accidents involving alcohol. Protect yourself and start 2013 off right by having a post-party plan. Know Your Limits Think before you drink—Do you know how many drinks will keep you under (read more)

The Science Behind Sobriety Tests

The Science Behind Sobriety Tests Law enforcement officers are on the lookout for drunk drivers. Part of their training involves learning the Standardized Field Sobriety Test (SFST) through a program administered and accredited by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP). Developed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA), the SFST is a (read more)