You may be shocked to find out that CBS 2 recently uncovered an alarming and potentially deadly new problem on the city’s roads, the morning DUI.
According to police, Steven Calandrillo, 25, slammed his car into a woman standing on the sidewalk at the corner of Shore Parkway and Bragg Street in Sheepshead Bay around 2 a.m. on Saturday.
Police said Brian Baba, of the New York City Department of Sanitation, was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated at 1:47 a.m.
A quick-thinking teenager is getting the credit for stopping a suspected drunk driver, using his own car to get the job done.
Authorities in upstate New York say a drunken driver hit a utility pole and shut off power for 1,900 people. The accident Saturday in Mohawk also halted train service.
A drunk driver whose wife was killed when he crashed into a toll plaza on the Garden State Parkway in southern New Jersey is headed to prison.
The nine-year veteran was headed home after working a holiday anti-drunken driving detail. He leaves behind a wife and two young children.
Police said a suspected drunk driver was captured after fleeing the scene with several other people.
A New Jersey police officer headed home after his shift ended was killed early Thursday when an alleged drunken driver crashed into his vehicle on the Garden State Parkway.
Witnesses said the driver, 40-year-old Peter Wolfman, was speeding moments before he tried to make a u-turn.
Police said a drunk driver veered off City Island Avenue late Saturday night, hitting 17-year-old Emily Sexton.