Category: DUI/Hit-and-run/ Street racing/Speeding/Car accident/Suspended licence

Long road to recovery for family of girl killed in drunk driving crash

Lux Peyton Gomez, 5, died of injuries sustained in a King Township crash on Aug. 4, 2018. A man has been charged with impaired driving causing death. (Ogden Funeral Home) The family of a five-year-old girl killed by an alleged drunk driver have yet to recover from what will be a “very difficult journey,” family […]

MANDEL: Uber Somalian refugee Abdihared Bishar-Mussa driver in crash that killed passenger gets $1,000 fine, driving ban

MANDEL: Uber driver in crash that killed passenger gets $1,000 fine, driving ban Nicholas Cameron, seen at left with his niece in a June 2017 family photo, was killed in a March 21 crash on the Gardiner Expressway while riding in an Uber car driven by Abdihared Bishar-Mussa, right.  (RACHEL HAWKES CAMERON/TORONTO STAR FILE PHOTO) On […]

Surrey RCMP investigate hit-and-run crash, suspects South-Asian

Surrey RCMP investigate hit-and-run crash   Police say at 7 a.m. Thursday, a 40-year-old woman was struck in a crosswalk at 64 Avenue and 134 Street, but the white pick-up truck with an unknown license plate did not stay at the scene. READ MORE: Pedestrian struck by vehicle in South Surrey, in serious condition The driver […]

‘A lot of people facing potential deportation’ under upcoming changes to DUI penalties: immigration lawyer

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/manitoba-impaired-driving-penalties-deportation-1.4917026 Mathew Joseph tries to explain Canada’s new laws on impaired driving to a group of Winnipeg teenagers, most of whom came to Canada as refugees. He’s a permanent resident, so the amendments to Canada’s Criminal Code could affect him, too. (Karen Pauls/CBC News) On Dec. 18, amendments to the Criminal Code come into effect that will increase the […]

WARMINGTON: Vigil planned for family devastated by crash

Sanket Dogra, 33, Khushboo Dogra, 31, and son Prakrit, 2. (Supplied photo) WARMINGTON: Vigil planned for family devastated by crash There have not been many dry eyes privately amongst the grieving friends and family of Khushboo and Prakrit Dogra. Now the tears will flow publicly. On Saturday at between 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday […]

Drunk driver Marco Muzzo, who killed 3 kids and their grandfather, denied day and full parole

https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2018/11/07/convicted-drunk-driver-marco-muzzo-who-killed-3-kids-and-their-grandfather-set-for-parole-hearing-today.html?li_source=LI&li_medium=star_web_ymbii Marco Muzzo, right, seen here at the Newmarket courthouse in a Feb. 4, 2016, file photo, was denied day and full parole at a Wednesday hearing.  (CHRISTOPHER KATSAROV / THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Surrey, B.C., Rituraj Kaur Grewal faces three counts linked to crash that killed teenager

https://www.vancourier.com/surrey-b-c-woman-faces-three-counts-linked-to-crash-that-killed-teenager-1.23477778 Police say Rituraj Kaur Grewal, who was 22 at the time of the May 2017 collisions, faces charges of criminal negligence causing death, criminal negligence causing bodily harm and leaving the scene of a crash.