YARMOUTH – [DEVELOPING] – The following video covers a serious two car accident on Union Street last evening.
Both drivers were evaluated in two separate ambulances but did not need to be transported to the hospital.
At about 8:30PM last evening, Yarmouth Police and Fire departments responded to the area of Union Street and Old Post Ct. for a two car collision which left a Jeep SUV on its side.
Police found one of the drivers to be exhibiting obvious signs of impairment. As you will see in the following video, police arrested one of the drivers for drunk driving.
According to Yarmouth Police Sergeant Andrew O’Malley, Brian Murphy, age 74, of Yarmouth, was arrested for OUI and Operating to Endanger.
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In other news from Yarmouth last evening:
Yarmouth Police arrested a second person for OUI after a separate motor vehicle accident.
According Sergeant O’Malley, Josua Florance, age 25, of Harwich was arrested and charged with OUI. At the time of this report, additional charges related to the traffic accident were also very likely pending…
HN REMINDER: Drunk driving is serious life-threatening crime. Please be advised that HN will be out documenting crime and accident scenes this Christmas season. Due to time constraints, HN doesn’t typically cover drunk driving arrests. But having said that, during the remainder of this holiday season, HN will be dedicating extra time and effort to covering more OUI crime scenes.
Please don’t drink and drive… and please, by all means, have safe and splendiferous Christmas and Holiday Season!
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