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Drunk Driver Nearly Hits Pedestrians in Chelsea, Massachusetts

The incident occurred on Wednesday night

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    Jose Valle is accused of driving drunk and almost hitting several pedestrians Wednesday night in Chelsea, Massachusetts.

    (Published Friday, April 21, 2017)

    A driver in Chelsea, Massachusetts, was arrested for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol on Wednesday night after he nearly hit several pedestrians.

    According to police, Jose Valle, 56, was driving a blue Chyrster PT Cruiser around 5:15 p.m. Wednesday night when he struck a parked car on Grove Street, drove down the stairs of the city's Civil War monument, and then nearly struck three pedestrians.

    He then crashed into a trash barrel and park bench, traveled across the City Hall lawn, crashed into plants, put the vehicle in reverse and pushed more plants before crashing into a light pole.

    He was taken into custody by Chelsea Police and found to have a .25 blood alcohol level.

    Drunk Driver Nearly Hits Pedestrians

    [NECN]Drunk Driver Nearly Hits Pedestrians in Chelsea, Massachusetts

    A driver in Chelsea, Massachusetts, was arrested for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol on Wednesday night after he nearly hit several pedestrians.

    (Published Friday, April 21, 2017)

    Valle was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, reckless operation, leaving the scene of property damage, and a one way violation.

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