San Diego, CA – Injured Reported in DUI Crash on Imperial AveSan Diego Legal News
San Diego, CA (March 24, 2020) – A crash involving an intoxicated driver resulted in injuries early Saturday morning, March 21st, in San Diego. Authorities responded to the scene of the accident at the 4600 block of Imperial Avenue at around 1:18 a.m. One person was injured in the accident.
The cause of the collision isn’t known at this time. Authorities reported that the male driver seemed to be intoxicated at the time of the accident. Charges are currently pending.
No updates have been provided. Local officials are currently investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
DUI Collisions in San Diego
Drunk drivers a threat to everyone on the road, including themselves. Alcohol-related fatalities in California are on the rise. In 2016 alone, DUI deaths increased by more than 16 percent from the previous year.
When you drink and drive, your ability to make reasonable decisions is impaired greatly. Your reaction time is reduced significantly, meaning you’re less able to react to roadway hazards. Innocent victims are often impacted most in drunk driving collisions.
In some cases, injured parties can obtain fair compensation with the help of a San Diego DUI crash attorney. At the Coastal Legal Center, we’re here to ensure that your legal rights are secured. Give us a call at (619) 231- 0724 to see how we can help.
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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.