Category: Bad Drivers News

‘Are you stupid?’

‘Are you stupid?’: Richmond driver mounts curb, hits pole, then flees Vancouver gas station Jesse Ferreras globalnews.ca A video posted to Reddit shows a man in a Ford F-150 having mounted a curb, then hitting a pole and driving away from a Petro Canada gas station. Police said a 24-hour driving prohibition has been issued.…

Florida driver chugged can of Busch during DUI stop, cops say

Matt Richardson foxnews.com A Florida man pulled over by police on Thursday on suspicion of drunk driving continued to drink even after being stopped by a sheriff’s deputy, police said on Friday. Daryl Royal Riedel, 48, allegedly raised a can of Busch beer and chugged the suds after being pulled over. Minutes earlier he had…

Driver allegedly poops on man during road rage incident

A road-rage defecation explanation: ‘I couldn’t control my bowels. And he was right there.’ Steve Novak lehighvalleylive.com Henry Weaver says he has lived on his family’s New Tripoli farm all his 69 years, though he spent a lot of time on the road when he worked as a truck driver. “I’ve seen a lot on…

Reckless drivers could soon have cars impounded

Danielle Furfaro nypost.com Car owners who speed or run red lights might soon face having their vehicles impounded until they take a class on the horrors of reckless driving, officials said on Tuesday. The Reckless Driver Accountability Act, presented by Councilman Brad Lander, would expand the reach of a court-mandated class that shows drivers the…

DC Has Foul-Mouthed Drivers: Report

Dan Taylor patch.com A new survey claims that commuters in the D.C. area are most likely to feel “annoyed, angry, and exhausted.” WASHINGTON, DC — Lots of cities around the United States have bad traffic, but nowhere else in the country are drivers more angry, irritated, and foul-mouthed than here in D.C., according to a…

Are Some People Naturally Terrible Drivers?

thenewswheel.com Are some drivers innately terrible drivers, and can that ever be changed? We’ve grown up with the belief that being a good driver comes from practice, attentiveness, and obedience to the established rules of the road. With enough determination and maturity, any driver can improve their skills. As you encounter bad drivers on the…

@HowsMyDrivingNY Twitter Account Hopes To Hold New York Drivers Accountable

newyork.cbslocal.com NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A Brooklyn man has launched a new Twitter page hoping to hold bad drivers accountable, especially repeat offenders. But some people question whether it’s an invasion of privacy. To look up violations, simply tag me (@HowsMyDrivingNY) along with information about the vehicle like this: plate:abc1234 state:NY replacing the above fields…