San Diego County, CA – Two Seriously Injured in DUI Crash on 5 Freeway
San Diego County, CA (January 25, 2019) – In San Diego County on Saturday morning, two people were seriously injured in a DUI crash that took place on the 5 Freeway.
Officers responded to the scene and said that a white sedan pulled to the shoulder on the 5 Freeway when one occupant exited the vehicle. A black vehicle then came driving through the area and struck the sedan. Both vehicles were seriously damaged.
Fire department and paramedics officials immediately responded to the scene and found that the driver and passenger of the white sedan had serious injuries and were immediately transported to the hospital. At this time, their conditions are not known.
The person who got out of the stopped vehicle did not sustain harm in the wreck. When police arrived at the scene, they noticed that the driver was showing signs of impairment. Police determined that they were intoxicated at the time and they were arrested.
Police are still working on their investigation into the accident at this time.
Losing somebody you love to a DUI accident might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever endured. We would like to reach out and extend our sincere condolences to the parties who have been affected by this horrific accident with the hopes that they will be able to find peace and comfort during this difficult time.
DUI Accidents in California
DUI accidents are one of the leading causes of death every year on our roadways as far as fatal accidents are concerned. In fact, between the years 2003-2012, 10,327 people lost their lives in fatal accidents due to drunk drivers across California. This means that more people were killed due to these accidents than many other states. If you have lost somebody close to you in a DUI accident that you can prove took place at the hands of a reckless party, you have many options and we would like to stand by your side to help you move forward with a wrongful death claim.
Our attorneys at Brady Law Group are compassionate about helping you during the most overwhelming time of your life. If the bills continue to pile up and you are left to deal with the emotions of a fatal accident after losing a loved one, you might need help on your side when you are unsure of where to turn. Luckily, our experienced attorneys have handled many cases like these in the past and are willing to stand by your side every step of the way. Contact us today to find out what we can do for you 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.