Archive for Hit & run

Driver who killed popular motorcyclist Jon ‘Panda’ Aicken in Roydon dodges jail — (Hertfordshire Mercury)
SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressants for 4 weeks hits and kills a motorcyclist with her car, does not stop.
Town, Village of Lancaster Police Blotter — (Springville Journal)
Boston man faces multiple charges following chase with pregnant passenger — (Times Georgian)
Attorney: Driver accused of killing 3 teens ‘very remorseful' — (Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
School bus driver charged Police say Coal Township woman DUI in May 19 crash — (Newsitem.com)
Road-rage murder trial — (The Courier Mail)
SSRI Ed note: Man in antidepressant withdrawal loses temper, deliberately hits back of car, causing fatal accident.
LAW & DISORDER: Suspect in fatal hit-and-run crash turns himself in — (The Florida Times-Union)
SSRI Ed note: Suicidal man on antidepressants, perhaps trying to kill himself, has 3 car crashes, one with fatalities, before he is identified. Later turns himself in.
Elderly woman pleads not guilty to driving with woman on hood — (The Columbian)
 Deadly Hit & Run Suspect Has No Memory Of Crash — (770 CHQR)
SSRI Ed note: Man in antidepressant withdrawal drives home from pub impaired, hits and kills woman, has no memory of incident. He is charged.
‘Panic attack’ man fled scene of accident that left car a write off — (GetReading)
SSRI Ed note: Man taking antidepressant causes car crash, other driver injured, fails to stop. Arrested.
Smyrna woman faces charges; Pedestrian hit, carried 2 miles on car’s roof — (Delaware News Journal)
SSRI Ed note: Young woman on meds, including antidepressants, hits pedestrian, carries deceased woman on roof for 2 miles, is stopped, charged with impaired driving,
Campbell blames arrest on mixing alcohol, anxiety drug — (SP Times)
SSRI Ed note: Singer charged with impaired driving, abusive behaviour.
MAN ARRAIGNED IN CAR ASSAULT — (Worcester Telegram & Gazette)
SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants gets into altercation with woman, knocks over police officer who tries to intervene, runs over his leg.
Driver who hit cyclist ordered to undergo tests — (Baltimore Sun)
SSRI Ed note: Woman on Prozac deliberately rams a cyclist from behind with her car, then runs down and kills a 10-yr-old. Charged with first degree murder and attempt.