A Seattle man who lost his parents and whose wife and infant son were seriously injured last March by a drunken driver asked a Senate panel on Monday to pass a measure that would make it a felony charge to drive under the influence when the driver has three prior offenses within 10 years.
Andrew Hanke was suspended in 2012 for unruly behavior at a Seahawks game.
Anchorage police say a drunk driver struck a mother, a child and an infant in a stroller.
With two of the NFL’s premier running backs, reigning NFL MVP Adrian “All Day” Peterson and Marshawn “Beast Mode” Lynch, this game could be an old school “three yards and a cloud of dust” games your grandparents told you about when you were growing up.
Oregon State Police say a cell phone helped in rescuing a Springfield driver who was trapped in his car after it overturned off Highway 126 in central Oregon.
Washington tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins changed his original plea and has pleaded guilty to a charge of driving under the influence stemming from his arrest after crashing his car in March.
Washington lawmakers have agreed to a plan to more closely monitor drivers who repeatedly drive under the influence.
The driver of a bus transferring cruise ship passengers in Alaska was arrested Friday after numerous passengers called to report he was highly intoxicated and driving erratically, state troopers said.
A Senate committee approved a plan Tuesday that would toughen Washington’s drunk driving laws.
Gov. Jay Inslee and a bipartisan group of lawmakers unveiled a plan on Tuesday that would make changes to the state’s impaired driving laws, including requiring an arrest on the first offense and mandatory jail time if offenders don’t enroll in a sobriety program after a second arrest.