Wrong Way Driver
Long Island woman is facing several charges after police said she drove the wrong way on a highway while intoxicated.
A wrong-way driver had a blood alcohol level of four times the legal limit when she slammed into another vehicle and died on the Taconic State Parkway this past weekend, authorities said Wednesday.
Two elderly women were hospitalized Monday night – one critically – following a chain of crashed caused by a wrong-way driver in the Bronx.
A tow truck driver from Baltimore has been hit with serious charges, after he allegedly drove drunk and caused a wrong-way crash into a van full of teenagers on the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens.
A driver travelling the wrong way on the FDR drive caused a fatal chain reaction crash early Sunday morning.
The arrests are the fourth and fifth incidents of wrong-way driving in a month. Unlike the other incidents, however, neither arrest early Thursday involved accidents or injuries.
Police say a driver went the wrong way on the Long Island Expressway, smashed his minivan into a guard rail and killed a passenger riding with him.