An alleged drunk driver, lost control of his vehicle and crashed into two pedestrians from Georgia on Monday.
According to the Whitefish Police Chief, the driver accelerated through town and lost control of his vehicle, injuring two pedestrians who were visiting from Marietta, Georgia. The driver was charged with driving under the influence, negligent vehicular assault and reckless driving. Click here for more information on the story.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Association “On average, a pedestrian was killed every two hours and injured every seven minutes in traffic crashes. Fourteen percent of all traffic fatalities and an estimated 3 percent of those injured in traffic crashes were pedestrians.”
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