Parents and teens in one Virginia locale are turning their attention to young peoples' drinking and driving habits. In Fairfax County, the first of several community forums took place on October 2, with a focus on educating to prevent drunk driving accidents.
A Virginia baby is dead after a teenage boy lost control of his vehicle and ran into a group of pedestrians on August 31. The fatal car accident happened in Rockingham County near Harrisonburg. A 16-year-old driver of an SUV was driving through the Belmont subdivision early that Friday morning; he somehow veered off the roadway and plowed into a small crowd of people -- most of them children -- standing nearby.