San Diego, CA – 2 Injured in DUI Collision at Trojan Ave & 50th StSan Diego Legal News
San Diego, CA (April 25, 2020) – A crash involving a reportedly intoxicated driver left two people injured in the San Diego area. The accident took place at around 6:33 p.m. on Thursday night, April 23rd. Law enforcement officials were called to the scene to provide aid to those injured in the crash.
Initial reports revealed that the crash occurred at the intersection of Trojan Avenue and 50th Street. One driver at the scene reportedly had a blood alcohol level of over 0.08 percent. At this time, no other contributing factors involved in the accident have been released.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being handled by the San Diego Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Drunk Driving Accidents in California
Drunk driving is a serious issue across the country, including right here in California. 809 reported roadway deaths in 2017 involved intoxicated motorists. Deadly DUI crashes in the state are increasing, rising 16 percent from 2015 to 2016.
In most cases, the negligence of one or more parties is responsible for a car crash. What you do in the moments immediately following a crash can greatly impact any potential injury claim. Injured parties should contact a San Diego car crash attorney for efficient, knowledgeable, and compassionate legal representation.
The team of lawyers at the Coastal Legal Center strives to help victims who are harmed in collisions throughout California to ensure their rights are protected. Our legal team is dedicated to fighting for victims to ensure they have the compensation they deserve for the medical treatment they need to recover. If you’ve been unfairly injured in a crash, contact us today at (619) 231- 0724.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, Coastal Legal Center strives to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in San Diego. 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. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.