FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sergeant Charles J. Warner
Franklin PD Public Affairs
Franklin, TN – Police and rescue workers responded to an injury crash in the 1200 block of Murfreesboro Road at 7:15pm Wednesday. Harjinder Singh, 41, of Memphis, was traveling south on Center Pointe Place when he crossed the center line and sideswiped a car traveling north, forcing the driver of that car off of the road and onto the sidewalk. That driver was entrapped and had to be extricated before she was transported to the Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Singh, charged with DUI and Violation of Implied Consent is free on a $3,500 bond and due in court on 09/01/2011 at 2:00pm.
Impaired driving and impaired-related crashes constitute one of the nation’s leading health problems. These events result in more deaths each year than do total homicides, and alcohol is a factor in 35% of all crashes in the United States (http://www.tdot.state.tn.us/ghso/booze_lose.htm).
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The Franklin Police Department encourages all drivers to drive responsibly, and remember:
“Drive Drunk, Get Nailed”