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07/27/15 10:07am
07/27/2015 10:07 AM

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Just over a week after a crash in Cutchogue killed four women and a man was charged with driving while intoxicated following the incident, U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer is calling for federal funding for a new technology that would disable a car’s ignition if a driver is drunk. READ

07/23/15 5:59am
07/23/2015 5:59 AM

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At this stage, motor vehicle accidents are an inevitable, unfortunate fact of life. As long as we have cars and roads, accidents and crashes are bound to occur.

Here on the North Fork, where many people visit and participate in activities that involve alcohol, the risk of a crash can increase. READ

05/25/14 2:00pm
05/25/2014 2:00 PM

Police

A 24-year-old Mattituck man was arrested early Sunday morning on drunken driving charges after he crashed his vehicle in Cutchogue, Southold Town police said.

Mason Connor was driving on Skunk Lane at around 5 a.m. when the accident occurred, police said.

Mr. Connor was charged with DWI, processed at police headquarters and held for arraignment, officials said.

05/25/14 7:33am

Southold Town police car

A 21-year-old Mattituck man was arrested early Sunday morning on drunken driving and other charges, Southold Town police said.

Dany Puluc-Sinay was driving on Route 25 in Mattituck shortly before 2 a.m. when he swerved into the shoulder, police said.

Mr. Puluc-Sinay, who was unlicensed, was found to be intoxicated and he was charged with DWI, police said.

He was processed at police headquarters and held for arraignment, officials said.

12/04/12 4:59pm
12/04/2012 4:59 PM

A San Francisco woman pulled over on Main Road in Cutchogue early Tuesday morning had bloodshot eyes and smelled of an alcoholic beverage and was later charged with driving while intoxicated, Southold police said.

Colleen Martin, 49, was stopped at 3:19 a.m. after an officer saw her cross the double yellow line and stray into the oncoming lane, said police. She reportedly failed several field sobriety tests.

Ms. Martin was taken to police headquarters and held for arraignment.