WOBURN (CBS) – A 74-year-old Woburn man is accused of driving drunk after he hit and injured two people in an Applebee’s parking lot Sunday evening.
Woburn police responded at 6:42 p.m. to the restaurant on Elm Street for a report of a pedestrian crash. They determined that the driver suddenly accelerated through a parking space and onto a pedestrian ramp, pinning a man against the building and knocking a woman to the ground.READ MORE: 19-Year-Old Stabbed In Neck During Melrose Home Invasion
Both victims had to be hospitalized. The woman is believed to have suffered serious injuries.READ MORE: Coastal Massachusetts Homes Already On Edge Brace For Potential Major Storm
William Barry was arrested and charged with operating under the influence causing serious bodily injury and operating after registration revocation. Police said an investigation determined he was under the influence of liquor.MORE NEWS: Thomas Koonce Makes Plea For Release After Gov. Baker Commuted First-Degree Murder Conviction
Barry is due to be arraigned Monday in Woburn District Court.