Taxi Driver Possible Injured in Car Crash on Highway 111 Near Windy Point
LOCATION: Palm Springs
DATE OF COLLISION: Tuesday, November 20th
November 22, 2018 – A suspected DUI collision occurred Tuesday evening on Highway 111, according to a local news source.
The accident took place near Windy Point at approximately 7:10 p.m.
DUI Car Accident Tuesday in Palm Springs
As per the article, an allegedly intoxicated man was driving a BMW southbound on Highway 111. When the BMW approached Windy Point, it reportedly crashed into the rear of a taxi cab.
The impact resulted in extensive damage to the back-end of the taxi. Officials mentioned the cab driver suffered possible injuries as a result of the wreck.
Meanwhile, the BMW apparently rolled over several times before coming to a stop. The suspected DUI driver was transported to the hospital for treatment, and no arrests were immediately made following the collision.
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In this case, the BMW driver is believed to have been driving under the influence of alcohol at the time of the collision. DUI is considered as a serious crime throughout the state and 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.
If you, or your loved one, have been hurt in an auto accident, contact our experienced personal injury lawyers at 855-703-4186 for a free case consultation.