Suspected DUI Collision on Limonite Avenue Injures 3 People in Jurupa Valley
JURUPA VALLEY, CA (August 08, 2019) — Three people sustained injuries in an alleged DUI collision on Limonite Avenue at Pedley Road Friday evening, August 02.
The incident occurred at about 9:47 p.m. A suspected drunk driver driving eastbound on Limonite Avenue plowed through a road closure and subsequently crashed into a marked sheriff’s patrol vehicle.
A pedestrian, the alleged DUI driver, and the sheriff’s volunteer all suffered injuries as a result.
First responders took the pedestrian to an area hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries. On the other hand, the Sheriff’s Department volunteer sustained minor injuries.
The suspected female DUI driver sustained non-life-threatening injuries. She will face felony DUI charges once released from the hospital.
In the meantime, the authorities encourage anyone who has helpful information about the incident to call Deputy Petersen at (951) 955-2600. Callers can mention incident file numbers JV192140173 or JV192150007. Anonymous tips are also welcome through the Sheriff’s CrimeTips online form.
Do not get behind the wheel of a car if you find yourself under the influence of drugs or alcohol. By being responsible, you can keep yourself and others on the road safe. When buzzed or drunk, it is best to request an Uber, Lyft, or a taxi.
If your safety was put under a great threat on the road due to a negligent or an irresponsible driver, contact the Sweet Lawyers. We have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Our attorneys and experienced professional legal team have dealt with cases including wrongful death and DUI car accidents. Call our offices today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation at a location nearest you. Or contact us 24/7 by email, online chat, and text message.