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Suspected drunk driver runs into parked car in Hayward

HAYWARD – California Highway Patrol said that a suspected driver driving under the influence ran into a parked car at a residential neighborhood in Hayward on the morning of 1st January 2014. Police officers reached at 500 block of Grove Way and they found a silver sedan on top of a green Ford Mustang at about 5:40 a.m. The driver of the vehicle was taken to a hospital for unknown injuries. According to the California Highway Patrol, no other individual… Read More

Man arrested for DUI after causing 5-car crash

SANTA ROSA – On Friday evening, 69-year-old Jose Antonio Franco of Santa Rosa was taken into custody on suspicion of drunken driving in Santa Rosa after causing a five-car crash that left 3 individuals injured, police said on Saturday. The accident happened when a Toyota Tacoma speeding down Hoen Avenue toward Yulupa Avenue rear-ended a car stopped at a red light. The incident occurred at about 5:15 viagra plus generic over the counter m. The force of the accident… Read More

5 arrested on DUI charges by South San Francisco police

At a busy sobriety checkpoint on Saturday night, five individuals were taken into custody by South San Francisco police. According to the authorities, the checkpoint included a near miss involving a fleeing red-light runner and struggles with impaired drivers. The checkpoint was set up on Westborough Boulevard from 9 p.m. on Saturday to 2 a.m. on Sunday. During that time period, the number of vehicles screened by the police officers was 820. Other than the five individuals taken into custody… Read More

Driver arrested for DUI after deadly I-580 wreck in Livermore

LIVERMORE – According to California Highway Patrol, 53-year-old Primitivo Garcia has been taken into custody on suspicion of driving under the influence and vehicular manslaughter after causing a fiery four-car accident on Thursday morning in which one individual died on Interstate Highway 580. The accident was reported at about 10:04 benicar online no prescription m. just east of North Livermore Avenue. CHP Officer Steve Creel told that the accident initially blocked traffic on both sides of the highway… Read More

San Francisco police sergeant pleads no contest to DUI

On Wednesday, the authorities said that 52-year-old Sgt. Thomas Haymond, a San Francisco police sergeant, has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor drunken driving after crashing his private vehicle into a parked car in the Sunset District. When the incident happened, he was not on-duty. On Tuesday, the 22-year veteran assigned to Central Station entered his plea in San Francisco Superior Court. Haymond was sentenced to 3 years of probation and ordered to attend a 30-day residential program, 90 Alcoholics Anonymous… Read More

Five members of the San Francisco Fire Department await suspensions over DUI

SAN FRANCISCO – Five members of the San Francisco Fire Department face possible suspensions arising from an incident in which a firefighter suspected of driving under the influence hit a motorcyclist with a ladder truck and escaped from the accident spot. According to the San Francisco Chronicle, 2 assistant chiefs and a battalion chief can be suspended for their actions the night of the accident that happened on 29th of June. Two firefighters of the low level face more serious… Read More

Arraignment postponed for woman involved in fatal California DUI crash case

Trial has been postponed for 54-year-old Marjorie Reitzell, a woman who was charged with DUI and killing a San Francisco Bay Area couple out for walking with their dog. On Tuesday, San Mateo County prosecutors said that Reitzell complained of chest pains and was not cleared to appear in court. Reitzell was charged with 2 counts each of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and felony DUI in connection with last week’s accident due to which 45-year-old Kamal Singh and 50-year-old… Read More

San Francisco district attorney investigating possible firefighter cover-up

The DUI case of a firefighter named Michael Quinn, who crashed his ladder truck into a motorcyclist in the South of Market in June, is under investigation by the San Francisco district attorney. He is investigating whether fellow firefighters tried to cover for Michael Quinn or not. Alex Bastian, spokesman of the district attorney would say, “This is not your run-of-the-mill DUI investigation,” when asked about the chances that Quinn’s fellows attempted to cover up the circumstances of the collision…. Read More

San Francisco police sergeant charged with DUI, hit-and-run

SAN FRANCISCO – On Thursday, prosecutors said that a San Francisco police sergeant was charged with DUI and hit-and-run due to an accident that happened earlier this month. When he was taken into custody, he had a BAC of 0.28 percent which is almost 3 times the legal limit. According to the district attorney’s office spokesman Alex Bastian, Sgt. Thomas Haymond pleaded not guilty on Thursday morning to misdemeanor DUI and hit-and-run charges. On 8th of October at about 8:35… Read More

20-year-old driver arrested for alleged DUI after worker killed along I-680 In Milpitas

MILPITAS – According to the California Highway Patrol, a 20-year-old Gilroy man was taken into custody on the suspicion of felony driving under the influence after fatally hitting a construction worker and injuring another alongside Interstate Highway 680 in Milpitas early this morning. The California Highway Patrol said that Adrian Valencia Sanchez was taken into custody after the emergency personnel released him from a 2000 Nissan Altima damaged in the accident and took him to the hospital. At 2:41 AM,… Read More

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