DUI Manslaughter, DUI Maiming Among Charges after Fatal Accident
Posted on Jan 18, 2012
A 22 year-old is in jail after a drunk driving accident that killed an 8 year-old boy and injured his mother. He is charged with DUI Manslaughter, DUI Maiming, and Reckless Driving, and Driving without a License. The driver's BAC was .15, and he was allegedly speeding along Duke Street in Alexandria (Fairfax County), Virginia, when his car jumped the curb, hitting the boy and his mother who were walking on a path to the mall. The boy died at the scene and his mother is in a Fairfax County hospital.