Apple Valley, CA – Authorities Report Single-Vehicle Crash and Alleged DUI at Intersection of Rancherias and Zuni Roads
Apple Valley, CA (September 3, 2018) – A local news source reported that a single-vehicle crash and an alleged DUI accident took place along the intersection of Rancherias and Zuni Roads. Officials initially responded to the incident a little before 3:00 PM last Friday, August 31, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identity of the DUI driver was revealed.
Based on the report, the unidentified motorist had consumed alcohol prior to driving a white Toyota pickup truck in the Apple Valley area. At some point, the vehicle swerved off the road and plowed through a chain-link fence.
Sometime later, Apple Valley Fire Protection District firefighters, American Medical Response officials, and Apple Valley police deputies were dispatched to the crash site. Paramedics removed the driver from the wreckage and rendered medical aid upon arrival.
As of now, investigators are attempting to determine if additional factors contributed to the crash. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
DUI Accident in Apple Valley
By law, driving while under the influence of alcohol is considered a dangerous, criminal act that can result in severe punishment. According to more specific details in the report, the motorist in question had been accused of being intoxicated while driving the Toyota. As the investigation continues, a thorough forensic examination of the vehicle and photos of the crash site will help officials determine if mechanical failure or a system malfunction contributed to the accident, as well.
In the event of a traffic accident caused by negligence or wrongdoing, the non-guilty injured parties may have the option of pursuing a personal injury lawsuit against the culprit. Through legal intervention, these individuals can receive compensation for multiple inconveniences including painful injuries, medical bills, and vehicle damage.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
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Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery for all those involved in the accident.