One Person Killed In Hyde Park DUI Car Accident on Crenshaw Boulevard In Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (June 9, 2019) – One person was killed in a car accident on Crenshaw Boulevard in Hyde Park on Tuesday.
Los Angeles police are saying that the accident took place shortly after 12:32 a.m. A driver suspected of DUI struck multiple vehicles.
Firefighters and paramedics rushed to the scene in order to help the victims. Despite life-saving measures one person died due to their injuries.
A full investigation into the car accident remains ongoing at this time.
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 victim that dies in a DUI accident may have legal recourse through California Code of Civil Procedure 377.60.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
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