DENVER (AP) – Authorities are trying to determine if the driver involved in a crash that killed a pedestrian in east Denver was drunk at the time.
Police spokesman Sonny Jackson tells The Denver Post (http://bit.ly/110heyq ) the pedestrian, whose name and gender have not been released, was hit at about 12:30 a.m. Friday while crossing South Havana Street near East Exposition Avenue.
Investigators suspect the driver had been drinking before the crash, but
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Jammu, May 24: A Border Security Force (BSF) troopre was injured in accidental firing when he was patrolling along the Indo-Pak border in Arnia belt of Jammu district.
Naresh Kumar was allegedly under the influence of liquor while on duty late last night when the incident occurred, an officer said on Friday.
He was hit by three bullets in his leg after which he was hospitalized by police, the officer said, adding that another BSF trooper Pawan Kumar was also patrolling with him in the area.
The court of inquiry has been ordered into the incident by
A Kelso postal worker received minor injuries Wednesday when she was struck by a hit-and-run driver, according to police reports.
The 24-year-old mail carrier told police she was delivering mail just before 3 p.m. when she crossed North 10th Avenue at Bloyd Street. She was halfway across the street when a car turned south onto 10th, headed toward the mail carrier. The driver saw her, she told police, and hit the brakes but didn’t stop in time and struck her, knocking the mail carrier to the ground.
As she was getting back up the driver backed up and then drove around her