Meltzer & Bell, P.A. represented a man charged with charged with DUI manslaughter, one count of vehicular homicide, and one count of DUI property damage following a fatal accident in March 2014. WPBF-TV reported that deputies said the man was drunk when he drove past dead-end warning signs and smashed into a canal in Loxahatche. The crash killed the man's wife, and a neighbor told the news station that the couple ahd just had a baby.
WPLG Local10 reported that the Florida Highway Patrol released this dashcam video in the arrest of a 43-year-old South Florida woman accused of driving drunk on Interstate 95 with her toddler asleep in the backseat. The woman's Kia Sorento was stopped in the northbound emergency lane of Interstate 95 in Fort Lauderdale when a trooper stopped to see if she needed assistance. The trooper wrote in his report that the woman's breath smelled of alcohol, and her speech was slurred. The police report said Loughman admitted to drinking two beers and taking three Xanax pills and a Zoloft pill before getting behind the wheel of her SUV.
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