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Police Suspect DUI in Queen Anne’s County Motorcycle Crash

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STEVENSVILLE, Md.— Maryland State Police arrested an East New Market man for drunk driving following a motorcycle crash that occurred Sunday night in Queen Anne's County.

Police said 57-year-old Richard P. Devey was driving a 2000 Harley Davidson motorcycle westbound on Route 18 around at 6:30 p.m. with a passenger, when he attempted to turn right at the Route 8 intersection, struck a curb and lost control of the bike.

Authorities said Devey failed field sobriety tests and investigation indicated he had been consuming alcohol prior to the accident. Police said Devey, who refused treatment at the scene, was charged with driving under the influence.

Devey's passenger, 47-year-old Doris L. Way of Westover, was flown to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore with non-life-threatening injuries.

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