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Drunk Driving Accidents Archives

Impaired driving: SUV strikes pedestrian in Upper East Side

New York traffic was stopped in the Upper East Side on a recent Thursday evening. Chaos was caused by a man who is accused of impaired driving when he crashed into a store on the corner of East 64th Street and Madison Avenue. He knocked down a pedestrian in the process.

Lose a loved one to a drunk driver?

It is unfortunate that, even though the vast majority of people know that impaired driving can have severe consequences, it does not stop people from doing it. Sadly, this behavior results in numerous fatalities every year in New York and across the country. Losing a loved one to a drunk driver challenges one's emotions and can be financially devastating to boot.

Retailer responsibility following a drunk driver accident

New York is full of bars, restaurants, grocery stores and other establishments that sell alcohol. When a patron leaves an alcohol retailer, many believe that the establishment has no responsibility for that person's actions after he or she is out the door. Thankfully, due to dram shop laws, this is not necessarily the case. An alcohol retailer may, under the right circumstances, be held partially responsible for the actions of a drunk driver.

Impaired driving believed responsible for fatal crash

In New York on March 16, a young man was driving his vehicle when he crashed, ripping his car in two. In the vehicle with him were two individuals, one of whom died in the wreck. Authorities believe that impaired driving is responsible for this tragic event.

Injured by a drunk driver -- can I seek compensation?

Accidents caused by impaired drivers occur all too frequently on New York roadways. It is not uncommon for an accident caused by a drunk driver to result in significant losses for the victim. If you have been injured in a collision caused by an impaired driver, you may have legal recourse. Through filing claims in civil court, you may achieve compensation for your losses if litigation is successful.

Woman charged with driving under the influence after crash

A young woman in New York is facing criminal charges following a recent car crash. This incident resulted in a passenger in her automobile suffering critical injuries. She has been charged with driving under the influence resulting in bodily harm. This is considered a felony offense.

Impaired driving leads to numerous injuries and fatalities

According to Mothers Against Drunk Driving, someone is killed by a drunk driver every 53 minutes. Every two minutes someone is injured because of the same. This means that, unfortunately, thousands of individuals and families in New York and elsewhere are negatively affected by impaired driving every single year.

Drunk driving behind fatal drag racing incident

The drivers believed responsible for a fatal drag racing incident in New York have been arrested and are facing charges. Both individuals are accused of drunk driving, and one of them is charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. As a result of this incident, one person was killed and four other passengers were injured.

Victims of drunk driving may have legal recourse

It is a sad truth that despite the constant warnings about the dangers of impaired driving numerous people in New York and elsewhere fall victim to drivers who choose to get behind the wheel while intoxicated. Nationwide, drunk driving is responsible for thousands of deaths and many more injuries every year. Those who have been hurt or lost loved ones in accidents caused by drunk or otherwise impaired drivers may have legal recourse.

How many people are affected by drunk driving?

Sadly, many New York residents have been negatively affected by impaired driving -- either directly or indirectly. Drunk driving is a major public safety concern. Despite the efforts of law enforcement officers and lawmakers, it is an issue that does not appear to be going away any time soon.

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