Two people were seriously hurt and one was killed in an auto collision involving two motorcycles and a sedan in Fairfax County, Virginia. Police report that a 1997 sedan driven by a Maryland woman was struck by two Harley Davidson motorcycles when she attempted to make a left turn in front of the bikers.
Formal charges are pending in a Campbell County motor vehicle accident against a teenage driver who police say was under the influence of alcohol. Three teens were traveling on Route 43 in Virginia when the weekend auto accident happened. Two were killed.
A $6 million research project conducted in Virginia Beach by the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation is using blood samples from motorists to determine whether the number of fatal car accidents has increased because of drivers who recently smoked marijuana. While blood alcohol content has set legal tolerance limits, laws governing drug use by drivers vary from state to state.
A Virginia State Trooper, less than a month from his wedding day, died in a two-vehicle car accident on a recent Friday evening. The Warsaw man was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision on Route 3 in King George County.