Pennsylvania State Police have released statistics for this year’s Thanksgiving travel period in the Philadelphia area, which again proved deadly.
A Philadelphia man is facing DUI charges after crashing a car with his four young children inside.
Five people were injured in a three-vehicle crash in South Philadelphia Thursday night.
The accident happened just after midnight Friday along the 3200 block of Rhawn Street in the city’s Holmesburg section.
A 5-year-old girl is in critical condition after being pinned underneath a car. Her mother, brother and another woman were also injured after they were all struck by a suspected drunk driver late Saturday night in Northeast Philadelphia.
Sarah Derstein waived her preliminary hearing and was ordered held for trial on charges that include homicide by vehicle DUI, aggravated assault, and reckless endangerment.
Police say a man has been charged with DUI after crashing into a Delaware Taco Bell.
A 54-year-old father and family man was sentenced on Friday to five to ten years in prison for a horrific drunk driving crash that killed a man and threatened the lives of nearly a dozen people in early 2012.