A May 28, 2014, car accident has finally led to a conviction and at least some semblance of justice for the family of the victim, according to local sources. Pennsylvania authorities found a 43-year-old man guilty for his role in a drunk driving accident that claimed the life of a 34-year-old man two years ago. Thankfully, the family will be able to file a wrongful death suit against the driver to supplement what they feel was a sentence not befitting his crime.
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A 6-year-old child has been struck and killed by an individual police believe may have been intoxicated at the time of the accident, according to reports. The tragic crash, which Pennsylvania police are calling a drunk driving accident, happened the night of Sept. 26 as the little girl was playing in a friend's driveway. The 20-year-old man responsible for the crash is in custody.
A man who has been convicted of killing another man because he was intoxicated behind the wheel has been sentenced to a prison term, according to local sources. Pennsylvania authorities convicted the 41-year-old man after a drunk driving accident killed a local father. The man will now face up to 10 years in a state prison.
Over the weekend, a couple's motorcycle ride turned to tragedy in Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, when a drunk driver collided with a motorcycle occupied by Carl "C.J." Polichetti III, and his wife. C.J. was fatally killed and his wife was last reported as having suffered life-threatening injuries.
At a preliminary hearing for a man who allegedly caused the death of two people and injured another, a County District Attorney in Pennsylvania said that the tragedy emphasized the fact that one should never drive while impaired. The tragedy of this drunk driving accident is escalated by the fact that the accident claimed the life of the accused man's fiance and also a lifelong friend. In addition, he now has to face the only survivor of the accident in court.