Archive for Vehicle crash – Page 2

Judge says he’ll send driver convicted of killing Brian Beaver to prison — (Daily World)
Pensioner drove through give-way line at junction — (Worcester News)
Inquest hears Alex Martin died when his car swerved into the path of a lorry on the A449 — (Worcester News)
Rainier man set to be sentenced for striking and killing pedestrian — (The Olympian)
Police: Hit-and-Run Driver was High on Pot, Antidepressants — (Nazareth Patch)
Singh sentenced to 15 years to life in fatal DUI in Ventura — (Ventura County Star)
SSRI Ed note: Responsible, kind businessman takes antidepressants, gets drunk, speeds around town in his car, has 3 accidents, kills cyclist, remembers nothing. Gets 15 yrs.
Woman pleads guilty in Kirkland DUI vehicular homicide case — (KING 5 News)
Risk of Car Accidents Up With Antidepressant Use — (HealthDay News)
Taking Prozac? Don’t drive: Pills raise risk of you having an accident by 70% — (Daily Mail)
Antidepressants: risk of accident is highest when starting treatment — (Sciences et Avenir)
Driver to stand trial over nurse fatality — (Canberra Times)
A case of sleep driving? — (Corvallis Gazette-Times)
Sheriff's mercy for mum who killed young teacher in wrong side of road crash — (Daily Record)
Murder trial begins — (The Andalusia Star News)
SSRI Ed note: Man on various meds including Lexapro drives recklessly, kills 2, charged with homicide.
Cops: Lady Who Overdosed Drove to CVS for Meds — (Middletown Patch)
Woman nets life sentence for murdering grandchildren — (
SSRI Ed note: Grandmother on new med for mood drives car into river with two young grandchildren strapped in back seat. They drown. Depression blamed. Gets life.
Attorney: Driver accused of killing 3 teens ‘very remorseful' — (Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
Jackson firefighter sentenced for punching then-wife with his fist — (
East St. Louis mother killed two children, fled, say police — (stltoday)
Woman's Alleged Killer on Heavy Meds — (Temecula Patch)
Cops: Mother Crashes Car With Kids, Drugs Could Be Cause — (
Tunica millionaire’s death continues to mystify his daughter — (WMC-TV)
SSRI Ed note: Millionaire behaves in bizarrely, travels with 2 young women spending recklessly, appearing intoxicated. Drowns in car on fluoxetine and low level of alcohol.
Westminster DUI Lawyer May is charged with DUI — (Wenatchee World)
SSRI Ed note: Man on clonazepam, Effexor and Trazodone causes serious car crash, cannot remember, behaves strangely.
Quiet man stayed silent on his most terrible deed — (
SSRI Ed note: Devoted father, on medication for depression, kills himself and his two kids by setting his car on fire and staging a crash.
Woman Using Med Defense: No Alcohol or Illegal Drugs Involved: Trial in Progress — (BBC News)
SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressants gets new prescription, feels like she "can't be bothered", causes car crash that kills two.
Cause of death: Unknown — (Columbia Daily Tribune)
SSRI Ed note: Police Officer is prescribed fluoxetine, becomes paranoid, attempts suicide, later succeeds on 2nd try. Her mum suspects partner, not drug.
Police: Man Arrested For DWAI After Causing Two Accidents — (Harrison Patch)
SSRI Ed note: Man taking zolpidem and paroxetine drives, no alcohol, causes at least two accidents, is charged for being impaired.
Judge denies bond for Duley — (The Times and Democrat)
SSRI Ed note: Young mum on antidepressants and sleeping meds smothers her sons, drives their bodied off an embankment into a resevoir,
School bus driver charged Police say Coal Township woman DUI in May 19 crash — (
Judge: Westmont man legally insane in fatal attack on dad — (The Daily Herald)
SSRI Ed note: Man with no criminal history given antidepressants, becomes paranoid, delusional, behaves erraticly, kills father. Schizophrenia, bipolar blamed.
Jury told mom accused in baby’s killing either selfish or psychotic — (Detroit Free Press)
SSRI Ed note: Mom on antidepressants smothers her baby to death.
Witnesses: Kenneth Shipp Shot Huntsville Police Officer Eric Freeman Between The Eyes During Crash Investigation — (NewsWire)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Xanax, hydrocodone; and Prozac (fluoxetine), drinks, shoots and kills police officer during investigation of traffic accident. Gets life.
10 years for chef's death — (The Post and Courier)
10 years for chef’s death — (The Post and Courier)
Uxbridge man pleads guilty to motor vehicle homicide—(Milford Daily News)
Drink driver led police on a high speed chase through Tewkesbury—(Glouscester Citizen)
Sorry for all the trouble —(The Suffolk Times)
SSRI Ed note: (Another) veteran addicted to psych meds including Venlafaxine, Xanax, exhibits erratic behaviour, commits multiple felonies, withdrawal even worse.
Court date moved for man accused of manslaughter — (The Examiner-Enterprise)
SSRI Ed note: Man on Zyprexa, Ambien, Prozac + Wellbutrin is seriusly impaired, drives, speeds, causes a car crash, killing a woman.
Mother apologizes for son’s crime spree — (Times Colonist)
SSRI Ed note: Man, 28, on or recently off Celexa and Valium embarks on carjacking, assault and kidnapping spree, injures 2, tells police to shoot him.
Kidnap, robbery suspect caught — (Daily Newburyport News)
SSRI Ed note: Man taking antidepressants, anti-seizure meds embarks on senseless crime spree ending with vehicle crash.
Son charged in father’s stabbing death — (The Daily Herald)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants 6+yrs runs out of meds, becomes delusional, paranoid, stabs father to death 30 times, charged, NCR, gets 60 years, Mental illness blamed.
Deadly rampage accused to go on trial — (TVNZ News)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants abuses alcohol, marriage breaks up, attempts suicide by driving into traffic, kills a woman instead, later overdoses, dies in prison.
Husband took wife’s car for ‘suicide bid’ — (Swansea Online)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants decides to kill himself in wife's car following argument, speeds down a mountainside, crashes into wall, lives, is charged.
Driver held after trail of crashes — (Salem News)
SSRI Ed note: Man taking antidepressants drinks, drives car and causes numerous serious accidents while DUI.
Chester taxi driver assaulted man after crashing into parked car — (The Chester Chronicle)
SSRI Ed note: Taxi driver takes more antidepressant than usual, becaome aggressive, crashes caar and assaults driver. He is charged and fined.
Strange crime spree ends in suicide — (Las Vegas Sun)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants goes on crime spree including kidnapping, attempted robbery, shooting at people including 2 children, kills himself.
One wrong led to another — (The Denver Post)
SSRI Ed note: Teen who causes DUI fatal accident jailed, sherriffs keep switching his antidepressant, he hangs himself.
Police say suicidal Belvidere man threatened to kill mother — (LeHighValley Live)
SSRI Ed note: Suicidal man on Zoloft mixed with beer assaaults Mom who wants to stop him. Family has never seen him oin such a rage. He is charged.
Daughter watched as dad stabbed in road rage attack — (The Advertiser)
SSRI Ed note: Man taking antidepressants drinks alcohol, becomes violent, attacks another man in road rage incident.
Geske ordered to stand trial for fatal crash — (Green Bay Press Gazette)
SSRI Ed note: Woman taking fluoxetine and venlafaxine drinks, races her car at 90 MPH, runs a light and crashes, killing 2 teens.