It might not be all that uncommon for bus drivers to experience bouts with distraction as they transport numerous children to and from school. In some cases, the moment it takes to catch the attention of kids and direct them back to their seats could be all it takes for a driver to become distracted and veer off course. Unfortunately, a recent incident in which a bus veered off the road in Tennessee has left a 55-year-old bus driver facing DUI charges.
The holiday season is a time for spending time with friends and family and celebrating the season. On occasion, these get-togethers include alcohol, and people may not be aware of how alcohol impacts their ability to drive. Additionally, one may lose track of how much he or she has had to drink before getting behind the wheel of a car. Driving after having too many drinks can result in an arrest for DUI in Tennessee.
Sunday evenings are often a time for get-togethers with friends to perhaps watch some football or just enjoy each other's company. Such occasions often involve sharing alcoholic beverages with friends and some people may not be aware of alcohol's impact on their ability to drive a motor vehicle. Such may have been the case in a serious crash in Tennessee on a recent Sunday evening that resulted in a DUI charge.
Football and alcohol frequently go together in Tennessee. Football, alcohol and driving have the potential to be a dangerous combination. Such appeared to have been the case following a game on a recent Sunday when a fan was arrested and charged with a DUI.
A death caused by a motor vehicle accident is a tragedy. It can be all the more so if caused by a drunk driver. A recent accident in Tennessee that took the life of a man may have been the result of drunk driving by a person who was apparently out on bail for a previous DUI charge.
Young people in Tennessee are often in a hurry to grow up. This is particularly true of those leaving their teen years and entering their 20s. The legal drinking age is 21 but some find it difficult to resist the temptation when at a party or out with friends. A person may not be aware of the impact alcohol can have on one's ability to safely operate a motor vehicle and a DUI arrest can be the result.
Sunday afternoons in the summer invite one to venture outdoors, enjoy the pleasant weather, spend time with friends and perhaps have a few drinks. A woman possibly returning home from one such afternoon in Tennessee may have been unaware of how alcohol she had consumed impaired her ability to drive. An accident resulted in the woman being charged with DUI.
Summer is the season for enjoying time with friends, laying back and occasionally drinking a little bit too much. Getting behind the wheel of a car if one has had a few drinks can lead to a DUI or worse. A person may not be aware of how alcohol can affect one's ability to safely operate a motor vehicle and tragic accidents can be the result. Such accidents can have a serious impact on one's future in Tennessee.
A young person who is charged with drunk driving can feel like his or her life is coming to an end. When the accident that led to the charge involves the death of another person, one's life can quickly become a nightmare. A young man from Tennessee was involved in such an accident when he was 18. The young woman who was killed was a passenger in his car. The man who had been driving was recently sentenced in a case that included charges of DUI.
It is commonly known that drinking and driving don't mix. Nevertheless, Tennessee courts are full of drivers facing DUI charges. Many people may not realize how a certain amount of alcohol can impair their judgment. A case involving an area school administrator may be a case in point.