Unexpected events on the road can lead a distracted driver to cause a crash. One common one is a broken-down vehicle. Even if they are on the side of a road, they can still cause someone to crash. One driver from Claremont is now facing DUI and other charges after crashing into a vehicle under repair.
According to the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, a man from Glendora was on the side of the road working on his broken car. He was on Grand Avenue near Arrow Highway. A driver slammed into the back of the vehicle and crushed the first driver. Despite going to the hospital, he succumbed to his injuries.
The responsible driver attempted to leave the scene, but his car broke down about a half mile from the other vehicle. That driver has now been charged with vehicular manslaughter, felony DUI, and hit-and-run.
A successful DUI conviction makes it quite easy to convict someone on other related charges. This is why you need a specialized DUI lawyer whenever you have a DUI charge. Their experience is necessary to fight the evidence as much as possible according to law.
If you live in Los Angeles County and you need DUI representation, you need to call us immediately. The sooner we can work on your case, the better your chances are. You have just 10 days after your arrest to save your license. Don’t get the book thrown at you. Call today.