Two People Injured In Temecula DUI Hit-And-Run Car Accident On The Interstate 15 Freeway
TEMECULA, CALIFONRA (May 4, 2021) – Two people were injured in a hit-and-run DUI car accident on the Interstate 15 Freeway.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 5:15 p.m. on Sunday. For reasons that remain under investigation multiple vehicles collided in the roadway.
A man and a woman both 57 were injured in the collision. They were taken to the hospital and are expected to survive.
Police arrested a 49-year-old driver on suspicion of DUI. A full investigation into the collision remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Temecula DUI Hit-And-Run Car Accidents
It is illegal to flee the scene of a car accident that results in bodily injury or death. According to California Vehicle Code 20001, “The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to a person, other than himself or herself, or in the death of a person shall immediately stop the vehicle at the scene of the accident and shall fulfill the requirements of Sections 20003 and 20004.” When a person is injured due to the negligence of another driver they may be able to seek justice through a bodily injury claim.
Investigating A Temecula DUI Car Accident
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