The Impact Of A DUI On A Family The Focus Of Penn State Event

Apr 23, 2019

Debby and Ken Iwaniec started a memorial foundation in honor of their son, Kenton, who died in 2008 after the car he was driving was hit by a car driven by an impaired driver.
Credit Anne Danahy / WPSU

In 2008, Kenton Iwaniec was driving home from his job as a state police trooper in Chester County when an impaired driver’s vehicle crashed into his. The driver had a blood alcohol level more than four times the legal limit and had taken Oxycodone illegally. Penn State University Police & Public Safety is sponsoring a talk by the Iwaniec family, “An Empty Seat at the Table,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, in the HUB-Robeson Center at University Park. WPSU’s Anne Danahy talked with Kenton’s parents, Ken and Debby Iwaniec.