Drunk Driving Causing Injury Carries Greater Penalties

A Macomb County teenager recently learned the seriousness of charges for drunk driving that results in serious injury.

The 17-year-old girl’s grandmother turned her in to police after she was allegedly involved in a hit-and-run accident which caused serious injuries to a pedestrian.

The young woman was charged with failure to stop at the scene of an accident that caused serious impairment, with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated resulting in serious injury and with operating a motor vehicle as a minor with any blood alcohol content (BAC).

The accident occurred a short time … read more

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