A man in Henderson, Kentucky, is in custody after allegedly driving his car into a house on the 400 block of Ray Street on Wednesday evening. According to police officers, the man came around a corner and reported that his power steering went out, causing him to crash into the house. No one was inside the house at the time of the accident. The driver initially left the scene but was later found and arrested by police. The family living in the damaged house is reportedly working with the American Red Cross to find temporary shelter. The news story will be updated as more information becomes available.
A 66-year-old man named Doris Cunningham has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence and leaving the scene of an accident. According to the news story, Cunningham was involved in an incident and left the scene but was later found and apprehended by the authorities. The court date has been set for January 18th at 9:00 a.m.
Driving under the influence (DUI) is a criminal offense in which a person operates a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. DUI laws vary by state, but most states have strict penalties for individuals convicted of DUI, including fines, jail time, and the suspension or revocation of a driver’s license.
Leaving the scene of an accident, also known as hit-and-run, is a criminal offense that occurs when a driver involved in an accident fails to stop and provide their contact and insurance information or render aid if necessary. This is considered a serious crime and can result in severe penalties.
The court date set for January 18th at 9:00 a.m for Doris Cunningham is for the hearing of the charges and evidence presented by the prosecutor. Cunningham will have the opportunity to defend himself and plead her case in front of the court.