Man accused of crashing into Egg & I appears in court
The man accused of crashing into Egg & I appeared in court on April 11Photo: Video by ktnv.com
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The young man accused of crashing into the Egg & I restaurant on Sahara Avenue appeared in court this morning.
Bail was set at $500,000 for Gage Lindsey, age 18. His next court date is Aug. 22.
Lindsey is accused of being under the influence of non-prescribed drugs when he crashed into the crowded restaurant.
Ten people were injured in the crash, some seriously.
Police say that Lindsey and his passenger tried to flee the scene and were stopped by some of the restaurant patrons.
Lindsey admitted to police that he had a problem with drugs in the past.
Lindsey's mother has defended her son and said that he is devastated by the crash.
Lindsey has been charged with driving under the influence, reckless driving, and attempting to leave the scene of an accident.