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  • 'You are dreaming': Fla. woman arrested for DUI

    Monday Nov 26 | via ABC Action News 

    Deputies say that a Florida woman accused of causing a crash while under the influence of drugs tried to convince the victim that it was all a dream. "It was no accident, you are dreaming," 61-year-old Darlene Bell-Babineaux told the injured victim after she crashed her Mercedes into his vehicle on Thanksgiving morning in Brandon, deputies say.


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  • Driver in Selmon wrong-way crash had nearly 0.28 per...

    Oct 24, 2018 | via St. Petersburg Times 

    Stephen Joseph Paleveda appears in court Wednesday afternoon for a pretrial detention hearing in a DUI manslaughter case. Paleveda was arrested early Sunday after Tampa police said he drove a Ford F-350 pickup truck east in the westbound lanes of the Lee Roy Selmon Expressway, causing a head-on crash that killed Bamnet Narongchai, 68. [Photo courtesy of WTVT-Fox 13] TAMPA - Shortly after a fiery crash killed a 68-year-old grandfather on the Lee Roy Selmon Expressway, the man police say caused the collision had a blood alcohol content of 0.275 percent, officers testified Wednesday.


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