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San Antonio, TX – Passenger Hurt in DUI Crash at N Loop 1604 & Redland Rd

by | Mar 6, 2023 | Auto Accidents | 0 comments

San Antonio, TX (March 5, 2023) – A suspected drunk driver caused a two-vehicle crash with injuries in San Antonio on Sunday morning, March 5. 

The accident took place at around 2:23 a.m. at the intersection of N. Loop 1605 and Redland Road. It was reported that the driver of one vehicle lost control and crashed into an SUV on the main loop. The driver of the first car then veered onto the grassy median. 

The impact caused the SUV and spin out and hit a concrete highway divider. The driver of the first vehicle was taken into custody for suspicion of driving under the influence. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is underway. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Drunk Driving Accidents in Texas

San Antonio, TX - Passenger Hurt in DUI Crash at N Loop 1604 & Redland RdIn 2015, more than 10,000 individuals died in car accidents connected to drunk driving, which made up around 29 percent of all motor vehicle traffic fatalities in the country. There are 28 fatal drunk driving accidents per day. Drunk driving was a factor in nearly 16% of traffic fatalities affecting children 14 years of age or younger. To make a claim for compensation if you sustained injuries in a collision brought on by a drunk driver, you should consult with a lawyer to start putting your case together. 

A vehicle accident lawyer is aware that everything can change in a split second, and car accidents can happen almost any time you are out on the road. Our legal team can help you continue with your recovery, and we cannot undo what has happened to you. However, we may be able to help you obtain financial compensation for your damages. Car crashes can take many different forms. Some are modest and do little harm to the parties involved, while some are more serious and cause the participants considerable damage or even death. If you or a loved one has suffered injuries in a car accident, it is critical to discuss your case with a personal injury attorney as quickly as possible.

Hiring a San Antonio car accident attorney will significantly boost your chances of winning your personal injury claim. The Wyatt Law Firm, PLLC will do all possible to make sure you get the financial assistance and medical care required for a full recovery. With the guidance of a skilled attorney, you may begin your personal injury claim for compensation, bringing you that much closer to receiving compensation for your injuries and other damages related to your accident. To schedule a free consultation with one of our attorneys, contact our offices as soon as possible at 210-340-5550.

Note: Our team used secondary sources when creating this post. These sources include but are not limited to local and state police reports, local news reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about the accident described. Our team has not independently verified all the facts surrounding this accident.  For this reason, if you locate any information that is incorrect, please let us know immediately so that we can correct the error. We will remove a post if requested. 

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