[11-23-2021] Fresno County, CA – 4 People Injured After a Suspected DUI Crash on Cedar and Florence Avenues

Four people were injured after an alleged DUI accident at Cedar and Florence Avenues intersection on Tuesday night, November 23, 2021.

[11-23-2021] Fresno County, CA - 4 People Injured After a Suspected DUI Crash on Cedar and Florence AvenuesAccording to the initial reports from local authorities, the crash happened at around 6:15 p.m. at the intersection of East Cedar Avenue and Florence Avenue.

Two Amazon contract workers were pulling out of the facility in their Chevy when a Kia suddenly hit them on Cedar Avenue.

The Chevy driver sustained serious injuries in the crash. Meanwhile, three passengers in the Kia sustained minor injuries. They were all taken to Community Regional Medical Center for treatment.

Authorities determined that the Kia driver was under the influence at the time of the accident. He was arrested on DUI-related charges. He was also driving without a license. He was booked into Fresno County jail.

The identities of the involved parties have not been disclosed. The case is currently under further investigation.

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DUI Crash Statistics

An intoxicated driver is responsible for this collision, as evidenced by his driving when it happened. Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol is one of the most dangerous and irresponsible things a driver can do.

Drivers who are intoxicated put the lives of others and their own in grave danger. There is still a long way to go in reducing the number of people who drink and drive in California and the United States as a whole.

There are an estimated 10,000 DUI-related deaths per year, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, drugs and alcohol play a role in around 18 percent of all fatal motor vehicle accidents.

As many as 30,000 Californians are critically wounded or killed each year in alcohol and drug-related vehicle collisions.

Fresno County DUI Accident Lawyers for Victims

Getting involved in a car accident caused by a drunk driver has the potential to change the course of your life. You may have sustained serious injuries in the accident, and it may take some time for you to recover. However, it can be difficult to face your claim alone.

The evidence must be assembled and presented meticulously to establish the intoxicated driver’s entire liability for a collision. If a drunk or drugged driver has hurt you, you should contact a DUI victim attorney in your area who can help you file a civil lawsuit on your behalf.

Your lawyer can use evidence obtained during the criminal investigation to support your civil claim, including a DUI conviction.

Has a reckless drunk driver injured you? Consider speaking with one of Arash Law’s Fresno County DUI accident attorneys immediately.

Arash Law’s California drunk driving accident lawyers understand how to hold defendants and major insurance companies accountable. To book your free, no-obligation fatal vehicle accident case examination, call (888) 488-1391 or contact us online.

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