Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Drugs kill - Joseph Mueller, Aquinas senior

Aquinas Senior, Joseph Mueller, 17, was killed on March 28, 2009 in a drunk driving crash in which the driver of the car in which he was riding was driving drunk.

17-year-old Aquinas senior Joseph Mueller from Greece died in a car accident early Saturday morning.Greece Police responded to the report of a crash on Ling Road at around 2 a.m. Officers said when they arrived they found three people that had been in a rollover accident. Police say the car left the roadway, hit a tree, overturned and hit a porch of a home at 94 Ling Road. We are told Mueller who was riding as a passenger, was ejected from the vehicle. He was later pronounced dead at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Police charged the driver, 18-year-old Tia Gerstner of Cherry Road in Rochester with driving while intoxicated and failing to maintain a lane. She suffered minor injuries. A third passenger, 21-year-old William Kent also sustained minor injuries.

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This is article #18 in a series on Drugs Kill.

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