San Marcos, CA – 2 Injured in DUI Crash at San Marcos High SchoolSan Diego Legal News
San Marcos, CA (February 14, 2020) – Two people were injured after a vehicle crashed into a gate in San Marcos on Friday, February 14th. The accident occurred near San Marcos High School at the intersection of Rancho Santa Fe Drive and West San Marcos Boulevard at around 2 a.m. Authorities believe that alcohol was a factor in the crash.
Initial reports revealed that the vehicle crashed through an iron fence, colliding with two electrical boxes. Both the driver and the passenger were trapped inside the car. Both parties were transported to a nearby medical facility for treatment.
Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the accident at this time.
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 drivers make critical mistakes when they’re behind the wheel of a car. Everyone knows the dangers associated with drunk driving. Sadly, far too many drivers choose to get behind the wheel intoxicated.
Drunk driving fatalities increased by 16 percent in California in 2016 from the previous year. That year, 1,059 people died in DUI accidents. Injured parties should contact a qualified California car crash attorney to discuss potential compensation.
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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.