Motorcycle Accident Leaves Rider Dead – Other Driver Facing DUI Charge
A motorcyclist was killed after his bike crashed into a pickup truck in Boswell PA recently. The driver of the truck is being charged for DUI in relation to the fatal accident. Blood test results for blood-alcohol-content (BAC) levels have not been reported yet, according to police.
According to reports, the driver of the pickup truck pulled into the roadway in front of the motorcycle, causing his bike to slam into the passenger side of the truck. The rider was thrown from his motorcycle in the accident.
Charged with Drunken Driving, More Charges Coming
Police arrested the driver of the pickup at the scene and expect to charge him with DUI and possibly other criminal charges after they receive results from the toxicology report.
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