David Bustin Killed in Warwick, RI, Alleged DUI Accident
Warwick, RI -- May 24, 2017, David Bustin was killed \following an accident where he was struck by an alleged drunk driver while walking.
Kent County officials reported that the fatal incident took place at around 10:30 p.m. outside of 651 Main Avenue, just off the intersection of Main and Post Road.
Preliminary accident reports indicate that 23-year-old Bustin was walking along the side of the road at the time. 24-year-old Marshall Howard failed to see the pedestrian in time and struck him with his vehicle.
As a result of the collision, Bustin suffered fatal injuries. He was pronounced dead at Rhode Island Hospital.
Howard was placed under arrest for driving under the influence and operating a motor vehicle without a license.
No further information is available.
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