Pedestrian and Cyclist Accidents

2 dead, 7 hurt after driver crashes into crowd at food truck in Kentucky

Two pedestrians were killed and seven others injured after police say a drunken driver whose blood-alcohol content was five times the legal limit lost control of his vehicle and plowed into a crowd standing near a food truck in a Kentucky parking lot.

Louisville Metro police spokeswoman Alicia Smiley told news outlets that 37-year-old Chad Erdley was speeding when he struck a parked car and continued into the parking lot just before 1 a.m. Sunday, hitting nine people.

Two unidentified pedestrians were pronounced dead at the scene. Seven others were hospitalized with injuries that do not appear to be life-threatening.

Police say Erdley had slurred speech, smelled of...