facebooktwitterRSS
- Advertisement -
  • Most Commentedmost commented up
  • Most Emailedmost emailed up
  • Popularmost popular up
- Advertisement -
 

« News Home

Men charged with DUI, walking intoxicated



Published: Wed, April 9, 2014 @ 12:43 a.m.

YOUNGSTOWN

Police cited a man for driving under the influence and the person he hit on South Meridian Road for walking intoxicated in a roadway at about 9:40 p.m. Monday.

Police were called to the 400 block of South Meridian Road for a report of a pedestrian hit by a car. While there, officers determined that David Crawford, 34, of Manchester Avenue, was driving the car that hit the man, Robert Bacami, no age or address given.

Crawford smelled of alcohol and admitted to being at a bar earlier and having a few drinks, reports say. He said he thought he hit Bacami with the mirror on his car after he saw him in the road at the last minute and could not avoid him, reports said. He was taken to the police station and took a breath test, where his blood-alcohol content measured 0.113. The legal limit for driving drunk in Ohio is 0.08. Bacami was taken to St. Elizabeth Health Center to be examined. He was cited because he was very drunk and caused the accident by walking in the roadway, reports said.


Comments

1Notorious_Pig(117 comments)posted 1 year, 1 month ago

True...and these idiots think their tough and they walk as close to the street as possible. Even if there is a sidewalk or open pathway to walk on, these dummies continue walking on the road. Yes, there was alcohol involved here, but on more than one occassion I have nearly clipped a person walking along the road. Hit em...they'll learn.

Suggest removal:

2billdog1(3174 comments)posted 1 year, 1 month ago

It seems those in the city have a complete inability to understand a car weighs 10x's what their crack smoking butts do. All they think is if you hit them they'll sue you. They have no ability to understand dead people can't sue anybody.

Suggest removal:


News
Opinion
Entertainment
Sports
Marketplace
Classifieds
Records
Discussions
Community
Help
Forms
Neighbors

HomeTerms of UsePrivacy StatementAdvertiseStaff DirectoryHelp
© 2015 Vindy.com. All rights reserved. A service of The Vindicator.
107 Vindicator Square. Youngstown, OH 44503

Phone Main: 330.747.1471 • Interactive Advertising: 330.740.2955 • Classified Advertising: 330.746.6565
Sponsored Links: Vindy Wheels | Vindy Jobs | Vindy Homes