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Mardi Gras crash suspect's alcohol level nearly triple limit
Police say the driver accused of plowing into a crowd enjoying a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans had a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit
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Mardi Gras crash suspect's alcohol level 3 times legal limit
Police say the man who allegedly plowed into a crowd enjoying a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans had a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit
28 people injured in Mardi Gras truck incident
A pick-up truck plowed through parade crowds, stopping when it smashed into a dump truck.
The Latest: Bond set for suspect in Mardi Gras parade crash
The man suspected of plowing into a crowd of Mardi Gras revelers while intoxicated is being held on $125,000 bond. The Advocate reports Commissioner Robert Blackburn set bond for Neilson Rizzuto on Sunday afternoon
Suspect in Mardi Gras parade crash expected to face at least 19 more charges
The 25-year-old suspected of drunkenly driving into a crowd at a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans Saturday, injuring at least 28 people, is expected to face 19 additional charges, prosecutors told the magistrate on Sunday evening. The suspect, Neilson Rizzuto, has already been charged with two
Dozens injured after truck smashes into New Orleans parade crowd
Police said a suspected drunk driver was behind the wheel of the pickup truck.
Pickup truck plows into New Orleans parade crowd, 28 injured
A pickup truck driven by a suspected drunk driver plowed into a crowd of spectators at a parade in New Orleans Saturday night, injuring at least 28 people, police said. Of those 28 parade-goers, 21 were transported by ambulance to seven area hospitals, including University Medical Center, Tulane
Police: Car plows into parade crowd in New Orleans; 28 hurt
Police say 28 people were injured when a vehicle plowed into a crowd watching the Krewe of Endymion parade in the Mid-City section of New Orleans
Mardi Gras flash mob leads to marriage proposal
John Galloway, 26, danced his way to asking Wendy Hernandez, 23, to marry him.