In addition to criminally negligent homicide, Mr. Pino was responsible for the crash. He is due back in court April Romeo, who told investigators he had been drinking beer at home in the hours before the crash, was charged with DWI the following day and pleaded not guilty. The grand jury said Pino was hired to drive the victims safely on the winery tour and failed to do so. The limousine driver involved in the deadly accident that killed four women in Cutchogue this July filed a notice of claim against Southold Town Thursday, claiming the town was negligent by not making the intersection where the crash occurred safer.
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Pino pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Wednesday. Prosecutors contended the grand jury testimony carrlos proper, but the judge disagreed.
A blood test taken one hour and 40 minutes after the crash revealed that Mr. Pino told investigators on the evening of the crash that he never saw Mr. He continued to attempt to make his turn without stopping, without looking.
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The limo had just left nearby Plno 48 and the women were headed home when Mr. Pino attempted to make the U-turn without ever coming to a full stop, the DA added. Expert testimony revealed that at the speed he was traveling, Mr. Pitching is priority for new Mattituck coach.
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Supreme Court Justice Fernando Camacho ruled Wednesday that an indictment charging driver Carlos Pino was flawed because of improper grand jury testimony. A blood test taken one hour and 40 minutes after the crash revealed that Mr.
Pino faced four misdemeanor assault charges related to injuries sustained by the four surviving passengers in his limo; a misdemeanor reckless driving charge; one count of failing to file a required report upon an accident with the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles, also a misdemeanor; and infractions for turning at an intersection, failure to yield the right of way and failing to stay in a designated lane, according to online court records.
Great deals on last-minute gifts for the whole family. In his statement, Mr. Romeo can be held criminally crlos for driving while intoxicated but he cannot be held criminally responsible for the crash,” District Attorney Thomas Spota said back in March. This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated.
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Pino failed to take any liml or action to make sure he could safely pink the westbound travel lanes and he xarlos to make the U-turn.
Post was not sent – check your email addresses! Pino was responsible for the crash. Simply because others made the turn without harm did not make doing so safe or lawful when done blindly as Pino did.
Romeo would have needed more than feet to come to a stop. Romeo, who told investigators he had been drinking beer at home in the hours before the crash, was charged with DWI the following day and pleaded not guilty.
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Pino attempted to make the U-turn without ever coming to a full stop, the DA added. He added that Mr. Spota said in March. The judge explained his decision to the victims’ families, saying he has “agonized over this decision more than any other” and that he believes his decision is right. An intoxicated Steven Romeo could not avoid this crash. He is due back in court April The driver of the pickup truck, Steven Romeo, was arrested on drunken driving charges.
Pino attempted the ill-fated turn. Because of the Jeep, Romeo, who was heading west at around 55 miles per hour, did not see the limo pulling into the intersection until he liml about feet away, Spota said.
The grand jury will remain in place to hear additional testimony on limo and road safety, Mr.