GUILTY NY - Mohammed Akkas Ali, 62, killed by DUI driver, East Village, NYC, 19 June 2013

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    http://www.centurylink.net/news/rea...p-8_hurt_some_seriously_when_car_jumps_cur-ap

    Updated 1 hour ago:

    NEW YORK (AP) — A car rocketing down an avenue in Manhattan's dense East Village swerved out of control, plowed down a sidewalk and smashed through a storefront flower stand Wednesday morning, injuring eight people, witnesses and officials said.

    A 60-year-old grocery store worker was critically hurt in the 6:30 a.m. crash, which left half a city block in shambles.

    Police arrested the driver, Shaun Martin, who they said was driving under the influence of either alcohol or drugs.

    Investigators were still trying to determine how fast the car was moving, but one witness who saw the wreck unfold said he saw two vehicles racing down Second Avenue at a frightening speed.

    "They were swerving around cars. When the white car swerved right, it lost control," said Dr. Alvaro Alban........more....
     
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    Glad the driver was arrested....there is no reason for drinkers to drive...ever. Praying for those injured. Imo
     
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    http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/trial-driver-killed-florist-high-pcp-starts-article-1.2677929
     
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