3 Injured in San Diego Fiery Head-On Crash on Garnet Avenue Sunday
SAN DIEGO (September 9, 2018) – Three were hospitalized after an alleged DUI crash along Garnet Avenue in the Pacific Beach neighborhood Sunday afternoon, according to FOX 5 News.
The accident took place at around 2:30 p.m.
As per the article, police said a white sedan and black colored sedan collided head-on on Garnet Avenue. The black car ultimately caught fire as a result of the crash.
Car Accident in San Diego’s Pacific Beach, September 9
Fire department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to at least three people who were hurt following the wreck.
All three patients were transported to the hospital with injuries considered as non-life-threatening. Their names and condition at this time were not immediately disclosed.
Meanwhile, police believed that drugs or alcohol played a role in the incident. The investigation is ongoing.
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In this case, one of the drivers involved is believed to have been driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs at the time of the wreck. DUI which is considered as a serious crime throughout the state which has corresponding criminal penalties for the suspect. The kinds of the charges to be filed depend on factors including the prior convictions of the alleged DUI driver, the severity of the offense, the level of intoxication and the injuries caused to another individual.
Pending the results and finding of the investigation, the injured and held not liable for the collision will have then the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party. DUI crash victims will be entitled to a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost wages, property damage and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been hurt in an auto accident caused by someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with one of our experienced San Diego personal injury lawyers to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and obtain the justice you deserve. Give us a call at 855-703-4186 for a free case consultation.
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