One Person Injured In Salinas DUI Car Accident By Blanco Road and Davis Road
SALINAS, CALIFORNIA (October 13, 2019) – One person has been injured in a DUI car accident near the intersection of Blanco Road and Davis Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 9:10 p.m. not far fro the Salinas Animal Shelter. For reasons that remain under investigation three vehicles collided.
Police arrested one of the drivers on suspicion of DUI. One person was treated for their injuries.
Liability In DUI 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.” Any person that is injured in a car accident due to the negligence of another driver may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a car accident? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any legal questions that you may have. We are committed to making sure that accident victims are aware of their rights and that those rights are being protected. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.