Half of teen, young adult car crash deaths involve pot or alcohol

Half of the teen and young adult drivers who die in car crashes are under the influence of either pot, alcohol, or both, suggests a new study done in states where toxicology screening for accident victims is routine alcohol and addiction news

Half of Teen, Young Adult Car Crash Deaths Involve Pot or Alcohol

Half of the teen and young adult drivers who die in car crashes are under the influence of either pot, alcohol, or both, suggests a new study done in states where toxicology screening for accident victims is routine. "Given the rapid changes currently underway in marijuana availability and permissibility in the U.S., understanding the effects […]

Edmonton mother who drove drunk with five kids in her car gets year in jail for causing three-vehicle crash

'She drove in a very dangerous manner. She has an alcohol addiction, but that addiction did not put her behind the wheel with children in her car,' the judge said alcohol and addiction news

ND tax commissioner seeking alcohol treatment; his vehicle is involved in crash

Democrats are shying away from criticizing Republican North Dakota Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger in his fight against alcohol addiction. alcohol and addiction news

Mountie in fatal crash addicted to alcohol, substance abuse expert testifies

Cpl. Benjamin (Monty) Robin-son's behaviour following the 2008 crash that killed a South Delta man was the result of a "severe" alcohol addiction, a substance abuse expert testified in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster. alcohol and addiction news

RCMP officer had severe ‘severe’ alcohol addiction at time of fatal crash, defence contends

Cpl. Monty Robinson's behaviour following the 2008 crash that killed a South Delta man was the result of a "severe" alcohol addiction, an expert on substance abuse testified Monday morning in New Westminster Supreme Court. alcohol and addiction news

Woman’s bail revoked after 2nd DUI-related crash

Woman’s bail revoked after 2nd DUI-related crash NORRISTOWN — A Spring City woman saw her bail revoked after she had an alleged drunken driving-related crash while free on bail awaiting sentencing for her role in a Limerick crash that seriously injured her boyfriend. Read more on Delaware County Daily Times Pennsylvania Observes ‘Problem Gambling Awareness […]

DUI crash seriously injures toddler

DUI crash seriously injures toddler CHAMPAIGN – Three members of a family were injured Friday night when their car was struck by an alleged drunken driver in Champaign. read more Read more on The Champaign News-Gazette North Macomb police briefs 2-16-11 Man attempts to steal diet pills Read more on The Voice Ted Williams says […]

P.M. Bay Area Buzz: Driver in fatal Los Gatos crash had seizure; No DUI charges for Oakland councilman

P.M. Bay Area Buzz: Driver in fatal Los Gatos crash had seizure; No DUI charges for Oakland councilman Other hot stories around the Bay Area include seven San Francisco students accidentally ingesting rat poison they thought was candy Read more on Tri-Valley Herald Lansdale drug activity leads to prison term A Chalfont man is headed […]

Charges pending in one-vehicle crash near Hudson

Charges pending in one-vehicle crash near Hudson Deputies say charges are pending against a Hudson man following a one-vehicle crash  Wednesday in Hudson Township in which alcohol appears to have been a factor. Read more on The Daily Telegram War against drugs or youth? To the Editor of THE EAGLE: As a homeowner in Great […]