Jul 28, 2014
79°
Heavy Rain

Tewksbury Man Charged With DUI In Crash That Injures Three

Driver may have been texting at the time of the accident

Tewksbury Man Charged With DUI In Crash That Injures Three

A Tewksbury man is scheduled to appear in a Salem, NH courtroom next month after allegedly causing a multi-car accident while driving drunk last week.

The Lawrence Eagle-Tribune reported that Harold Medeiros, 59, was arrested on Jan. 26 after allegedly causing a four-car pile up in Pelham. Medeiros and two other people sustained injuries in the crash and were taken to area hospitals for treatment.

According to the Eagle-Tribune report, a concerned driver called _ in Methuen and Pelham about a possible drunk driver in a gold Lexus SUV around 8 p.m. An officer in Pelham tried to pull over Medeiros but he allegedly slammed into a vehicle parked at an intersection, causing the four-car crash.

Medeiros has a court date in Salem, NH on Feb. 27. He is charged with OUI and other motor vehicle offenses.

 

Don’t miss updates from Patch!