Pedestrian and 2 Drivers Injured in DUI Crash on Clarksville Road
FOLSOM (August 3, 2018) – Several were injured after a police chase ended in a car crash on Clarksville Road Friday afternoon.
According to KCRA, police launched a pursuit when a suspected drunken or impaired driver failed to pull over. The impaired driver then reportedly continued onto Iron Point Road, and attempted to turn left on Broadstone Parkway.
Police Chase Ends in Injury Crash Friday in Folsom
The chased vehicle then crashed into another automobile on Clarksville Road. The debris in the collision hit a pedestrian nearby.
Also injured in the accident were the two drivers involved. As per the article, all three parties harmed were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Meanwhile, officials mentioned the impaired driver will be arrested after being treated at the hospital.
Further investigation on the case is underway.
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Based on this news report, it is apparent that the drunken driver will be held responsible for the traffic collision that resulted in injuries to innocent individuals. Once the investigation process is over and officials finally prove that the traffic collision was caused by the negligence or wrongdoing of another person, then the victims may have the right to a personal injury claim. Victims in similar accident are potentially entitled to seek recompense for hospital bills, other medical costs, and pain and suffering.
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