Chain Reaction Crash Leads to DUI Charge

Credit: Michael GilThe driver of a minivan has been charged with DUI after colliding with another vehicle and forcing it into a parked car in a chain reaction crash. The crash occurred around 12:15 a.m. early Friday morning in the East Mount Airy section of Philadelphia in the 100 block of East Sharpnack Street according to the news report.

Two people who were passengers in the accident, a 75-year-old man and a 45-year-old man, were taken to the hospital in stable condition.

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