The 38-year-old has been arrested many times for drunk driving. In the night from Monday to Tuesday he was sober, yet he threw himself to flee when the police from Tychy tried to stop him for inspection. He hit a tree during the chase. The 41-year-old passenger died in the accident. It turned out that the driver was banned from driving and should be arrested.
On the night of Monday to Tuesday, before two o’clock on Sikorskiego Street in Tychy, police officers from the prevention attempted to arrest the Seat Toledo for road control. As they report, at the sight of the police car with the light and sound signals turned on, the driver started to accelerate.
The police chase began.
The passenger died
The car rushed along Aleja Bielska towards Kobiór. For some time, the road runs through the forest. There, the 38-year-old driver lost control of the car, fell off the road and hit a tree.
The 38-year-old was carrying a passenger who was three years older and got stuck in the car after the accident. The firefighters had to get him out. The police report that the 41-year-old showed no signs of life and that the rescuers started resuscitation. It was unsuccessful and the passenger died.
The driver was wanted
As it turned out, the 38-year-old driver was wanted by the District Court in Tychy with two arrest warrants. It also has an active ban on driving motor vehicles. According to information from the police, he was repeatedly arrested for drunk driving, crimes against property and drug offenses.
This time the breathalyzer test gave a result of zero. A 38-year-old man in the hospital had blood taken for further tests. The prosecutor and the court will decide about his fate. The police are explaining the circumstances of the incident under the supervision of the District Prosecutor’s Office in Tychy.
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