A man in California was recently arrested and taken into custody after being accused of causing a fatal car accident due to drinking and driving. The collision took place on a Friday afternoon. The man facing a DUI charge is 31 years old.
The son of movie star Nicolas Cage recently pleaded no contest to driving under the influence in California. His 26-year-old son, Weston Cage, reportedly drove with a blood alcohol level of at least .08. The DUI incident took place in February of this year.
Research shows that the state of California ranks number 21 in strictness with intoxicated drivers when compared with the other 49 states in the United States. Thus, California is considered one of the more easygoing states with regard to drunk drivers. However, the state has received high marks for the preventative efforts it takes to curb drunk driving.
A man in California recently pleaded not guilty to charges related to drunk driving and hit and run. The charges stem from an alleged DUI car accident that took place in January and resulted in a bicyclist's death. His not-guilty plea was entered on a Monday.
A man in California was recently arrested for driving while under the influence. The DUI arrest took place on a Thursday morning. The man charged with drunk driving is 21 years old.
A truck passenger recently died in a California collision that police said was caused by driving under the influence. The alleged DUI crash occurred in the early morning hours on a Saturday. The man believed to have caused the crash now faces multiple criminal charges.
A deadly accident recently occurred near Fresno. According to police, the accident was the result of drunk driving. The man who is accused of causing the DUI accident now faces several California criminal charges.
More than 50 vehicles were checked as part of recent drunk driving patrols in a California city near Hayward. The DUI patrols took place on a Friday and Saturday. They occurred from 6 p.m. that Friday to 2 a.m. that Saturday.
A man was recently taken into custody in California after police said he caused a rollover crash due to drinking and driving. His passenger ended up dying in the collision. The alleged drunk driving accident occurred early in the morning on a Sunday along Interstate 5.
A well-known individual in California was recently accused of drinking and driving. Victor Ortiz, a former boxing welterweight world champion, was recently charged with DUI (two misdemeanor counts). The charges stem from the man's arrest in September of 2016.