Two People Injured In Moreno Valley DUI Car Accident By Perris Boulevard and Ironwood Avenue
MORENO VALLEY, CALIFORNIA (May 24, 2019) – Two people were injured in a DUI hit-and-run accident by the intersection of Perris Boulevard and Ironwood Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 2:55 a.m. Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victims.
Two people suffered major injuries and had to be taken to the hospital. The driver that hit them was booked on felony DUI.
There is an ongoing investigation into the crash.
Liability In DUI Accidents
It is illegal to operate a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol. According to the 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.”
Any person that chooses to drink and drive may face civil as well as criminal liability. A car accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your options are. There are statute of limitations associated with being able to file a claim, so it’s important to act quickly.
Getting Help After A DUI Accident
Have you or someone that you love been injured due to the negligence of an intoxicated driver? You may have legal recourse. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to help in any way that we can. We are committed to making sure that accident victims get all of the support that they need. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.