Thursday, October 18, 2012
Vernon man charged with DUI, careless driving in incident on West Hanover Avenue near Shongum Road.
A Vernon man was drunk when he caused a four-car chain reaction accident Wednesday afternoon on West Hanover Avenue, Parsippany Police said. Gary Geiger, 46, was charged with DUI and careless driving in the crash on West Hanover Avenue near Shongum Road Wednesday at about 5:30 p.m. Geiger's vehicle failed to stop when vehicles in front of him slowed down and he struck the vehicle in front of him, according to Officer Earl Kinsey, a spokesman for the police department. "That vehicle struck the car in front of it, which in turn struck the fourth vehicle that was involved," according to the release. Kinsey said no one needed to be hospitalized. Geiger was released pending a court appearance.
Friday, October 12, 2012
Wharton man received summonses.
Parsippany Police say a Wharton man faces a drunk driving charge after flipping his vehicle early Thursday morning on New Road. Officers were called at about 4:07 a.m. with a report of an upside-down 1998 green Subaru sitting on the front lawn of a New Road residence, police said. The vehicle was unoccupied, police said, but the driver, 23-year-old Terrance E. Sanders, was at the scene. According to police, Sanders was examined by members of the Rockaway Neck First Aid Squad and afterward was placed under arrest for driving while intoxicated. The Wharton resident also was issued summonses for DWI and careless driving, police said.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
The incident occurred late Thursday in the Lake Hiawatha area, according to authorities.
A Parsippany man faces charges of driving while intoxicated and careless driving after being involved in a motor vehicle crash last Thursday night, according to the Parsippany Polic e Department. Mario Schultheis, 24, was driving a vehicle officers found stopped 25 feet away from a damaged parked car near Knoll Road and New England Drive, police said. Police said Schultheis' vehicle had damage that corresponded to the damage on the parked vehicle. After an investigation, police said Schultheis was arrested and processed. The Parsippany resident was released pending a court appearance, police said.