Brandon Depoister, 2 Others Injured in DUI Crash
LOCATION: Redding near Whiskeytown Visitor’s Center
DATE OF INCIDENT: Tuesday, April 24th
(April 25, 2018)- According to Action News Now, a deadly possible DUI crash left the vehicle’s driver dead and all passengers injured following a solo vehicle wreck on Highway 299.
The collision occurred at around 7:00 p.m. on the highway which is also known as Eureka Way.
California Highway Patrol officials responded to the crash when the driver of a 1999 Chevy sedan veered off the road down an embankment eventually hitting several trees.
Anderson Car Accident Lawyer
According to the article, passenger Brandon Depoister, 18, of Anderson, and two other unidentified passengers sustained injuries ranging from moderate to serious. All three injured passengers were transported to hospitals.
Meanwhile, the unidentified driver of the Chevy did not survive and was pronounced dead at the scene.
At this time, although not confirmed, authorities have alluded to the strong possibility that drugs or alcohol may have perhaps contributed to the crash.
No further details have been provided as this story is still developing.
Redding Injury Accident Attorney
Based on the information provided, the driver of the Chevy sedan will be held fully responsible for possibly driving under the influence resulting in his death and injuries to all passengers on board after driving recklessly and losing control.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, Brandon Depoister, as well as the other injured passengers, will be entitled to personal injury lawsuits against the vehicle’s driver. Injured victims may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, as well as, pain and suffering.
If your loved one has been the victim injured in a DUI car accident, contact our experienced Redding and Shasta County personal injury accident lawyers today at 855-703-4186 and allow us to provide you with the advice and guidance needed.
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