Redondo Beach Motorcycle Accident: 51-Year-Old Motorcyclist Killed In Redondo Beach DUI Car Accident Along Artesia Boulevard
REDONDO BEACH, CALIFORNIA (August 14, 2019) – A 51-year-old motorcyclist has tragically died after being hit by a car near Artesia Boulevard.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident first took place around 6:30 p.m. not far from Ridge Lane. Emergency crews rushed the victim to the hospital where he later died.
The driver that hit the victim has been arrested and booked on suspicion of felony DUI and vehicular manslaughter. An investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In DUI Car Accidents
According to the Centers For Disease Control, “Every day, 29 people in the United States die in motor vehicle crashes that involve an alcohol-impaired driver.1 This is one death every 50 minutes. The annual cost of alcohol-related crashes totals more than $44 billion.” Drivers that choose to drink and driver will likely face criminal as well as civil liability for their actions. The family of any victim that died due to negligence may have legal recourse through a wrongful death claim.
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