_News Talk 770
Calgary police have laid drunk driving charges in a head-on crash yesterday that killed the driver of a motorcycle.
It happened yesterday afternoon in the 82 hundred block of 17th Ave S.E. Police say a motorcycle travelling eastbound was struck by a westbound Chevy Venture Van that crossed over into the eastbound lane. The driver of the motorbike died at the scene. The driver of the van was not hurt.
42 year old Kelly James York of Calgary is facing numerous charges including impaired driving causing death, and Hit and Run. He'll appear in court this morning.
The victim's name has not been released.