Two People Killed In Long Beach DUI Car Accident By Country Club Drive and Los Cerritos Park Place
LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA (November 4, 2019) – Two people were tragically killed in DUI car accident along Country Club Drive and Los Cerritos Park Place.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 10:00 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation a 20-year-old man drove onto a sidewalk and hit three pedestrians.
Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help all of the victims. The driver that hit them was arrested on suspicion of felony DUI.
Liability In DUI Car Accidents
According to the Centers For Disease Control, “Every day, 29 people in the United States die in motor vehicle crashes that involve an alcohol-impaired driver. This is one death every 50 minutes. The annual cost of alcohol-related crashes totals more than $44 billion.” The family of any victim that died in a DUI accident may have legal recourse through a wrongful death claim.
Investigating A DUI Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been involved in a DUI Car accident? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any 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 if you have questions about the law at (888) 888-9285.