One Person Seriously Injured In Orange Cove DUI Car Accident By Monson Avenue and Manning Avenue
ORANGE COVE, CALIFORNIA (July 14, 2019) – At least one person was injured in a car accident involving a drunk driver by the intersection of Monson Avenue and Manning Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 4:20 a.m. A white Accord and a black colored car collided at the intersection.
One person sustained major injuries as a result of the crash. The other driver was arrested on suspicion of felony DUI.
Liability In DUI Accidents
It is a felony to operate a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol that results in a major bodily injury. 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.” Any person that is injured in a car accident with a drunk driver may have the ability to recover damages with a bodily injury claim.
Getting Help After A DUI Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a DUI car accident? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. Whether you just have questions about your rights or need more information about an accident we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.