One Person Killed In Lenwood DUI Car Accident On National Trails Highway
LENWOOD, CALIFORNIA (June 27, 2019) – A 34-year-old woman tragically died in a DUI car accident. on National Trails Highway.
California Highway Patrol are saying that a passenger in a Kia Optima died after the driver crashed. Firefighters and paramedics rushed to the scene in order to help all of those that were injured.
Authorities believe that the driver lost control on a left curve. Alcohol is suspected to be factor in a crash.
Liability In Car Accidents
It is illegal to operate a vehicle under the influence of alcohol. According to California Vehicle Code 23152, “(a) It is unlawful for a person who is under the influence of any alcoholic beverage to drive a vehicle. (b) It is unlawful for a person who has 0.08 percent or more, by weight, of alcohol in his or her blood to drive a vehicle.” The family of any person that died in DUI accident may be able to seek justice through a wrongful death claim.
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