action:article | category:NEWS03 | adString:NEWS03 | zoneID:67
Anthony Michael Kay

Anthony M. Kay

Jul 10, 2014

Paul Grace

Paul Grace

Jun 26, 2014

Eddie Cepeda

CAPTURED

Eddie Cepeda

Jun 20, 2014

Marsalis Johnson

CAPTURED

Marsalis Johnson

Jun 11, 2014

Home » News » Crime

February 09. 2014 11:04AM

Alleged drunk driver plows car into Keene building

KEENE — An 18-year-old Connecticut woman was arrested for drunken driving after police say she drove her Jeep into a house.

Sgt. Jason Short said the woman was speeding, failed to negotiate a curve in the road, lost control of the vehicle and smashed into the house, disrupting electric, water and sewer service and leaving a gaping hole in the basement wall.

The accident happened shortly after midnight Sunday morning at 50 Marlboro St.

There were no injuries, but the house will need repair.

“The structure is sound except for a big hole in the foundation,” Short said. It is an old apartment house so the first floor is  not right near ground level, it is elevated about two-and-a-half feet.

The driver, Samantha Murphy, 18, of Milford, Conn., was charged with drunken driving and released on personal recognizance.


Follow us:
Twitter icon Facebook icon RSS icon
  • Mass. Supreme Judicial Court has found upskirt photos taken on a subway aren't illegal. Should such voyeurism be a crime?
  • Yes
  • 83%
  • No
  • 17%
  • Total Votes: 917

 New Hampshire Business Directory

  

    ADD YOUR BUSINESS TODAY!

 New Hampshire Events Calendar
    

    SHARE EVENTS FOR PUBLICATION, IT'S FREE!

Upcoming Events