Lemon Grove, CA – Arrest Made Following Serious DUI Collision on Hwy 125
Lemon Grove, CA (January 15, 2019) – On Sunday morning, police arrived at the scene of an accident to find that one person sustained serious injuries after being trapped in their vehicle. Upon closer investigation, it was discovered that the accident was a DUI collision caused by a drunk driver.
The accident took place around 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 13, in the area of Troy Street on Highway 125.
At the time, police say that a blue Nissan had been driving in and out of traffic at a high rate of speed. Suddenly, the vehicle crashed into two other vehicles. The force of the collision was so serious that a white SUV overturned onto its roof completely.
Firefighters and paramedics responded to the scene, where they found at least one other person pinned in one of the vehicles. They were extricated from the vehicle and hospitalized for their injuries.
Authorities placed one person under arrest for driving under the influence at the time of the accident. No names have yet been released at this time.
The investigation into the accident continues to take place at this time.
We were saddened to learn that someone was injured in this serious accident that was completely preventable. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their families as they begin the long road to recovery. We hope that they will be able to make a full recovery from the injuries that they sustained in this serious DUI crash.
DUI Collisions in California
Between 2003-2012, over 10,300 people lost their lives in DUI accidents across California due to negligent drivers. Drivers who are driving while intoxicated too often will cross the lines on our roads, causing serious accidents involving completely unrelated drivers. With perception being altered and slowed reaction times, anything is possible in the event of a California car accident.
At this time, a thorough investigation is ongoing into the accident so that police can determine the events leading up to this DUI accident. It is likely that you will be able to move forward with your claim pending the investigation.
At Brady Law Group, our accident attorneys specialize in California personal injury lawsuits and will work to assist you after you have been negatively impacted by a reckless party. At this time, it is tremendously imperative that you remember the rights that you have under California personal injury law. We are here for you every step of the way to protect your rights. Do not hesitate to contact us for more information at 866-478-6483.
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 to all those involved in the accident.