One Person Killed In Vista DUI Head-On Car Accident By West Vista Way and Copper Avenue
VISTA, CALIFORNIA (August 1, 2020) – One person was killed in a head-on car accident that occurred near the intersection of West Vista Way and Cooper Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 11:00 p.m For reasons that remain under investigation a black Infiniti was involved in a head-on crash with a Chevrolet.
Paramedics were called to the scene of the collision in order to help people. The driver of the Chevy sustained major injuries and died as a result of the crash.
An investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Vista Car Accidents
It is illegal to operate a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol. According to California Vehicle Code 23152, “(a) It is unlawful for a person who is under the influence of any alcoholic beverage to drive a vehicle. (b) It is unlawful for a person who has 0.08 percent or more, by weight, of alcohol in his or her blood to drive a vehicle.” The family of any victim that died due to the negligence of another driver may have legal recourse through a wrongful death claim. A car accident attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Investigating A Vista Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a 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 at (888) 888-9285.