3 Killed in Amador County Auto Accident on Highway 88 near Ione
AMADOR COUNTY, CA (June 15, 2021) – Monday night, three people died in a suspected DUI crash on Highway 88 near Ione.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened on Highway 88 near Ione in Amador County.
Reports revealed that the CHP chased a vehicle for crossing the double-yellow line. Then, it collided head-on with another vehicle.
Furthermore, officials confirmed that a passenger of the suspect vehicle and two people from the other vehicle died in the crash.
Moreover, the CHP officers chasing the suspect managed to extricate the driver from the vehicle before it totally caught fire.
Meanwhile, responders transported the suspect to a hospital with serious injuries.
Also, officers believe that alcohol played a role in the crash.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continue to investigate the crash.
We at Sweet Lawyers extend our condolences to those grieving the loss of the victims.
What’s Next after the Amador County DUI Crash
As common of an occurrence as they are, many victims or families do not suspect what follows in the event of a crash.
Thus, we encourage you to speak with us today if you lost someone in a DUI accident. At Sweet Lawyers, we understand the impact of accidents on families, and the financial difficulties they have to go through. Our attorneys will provide you with the best legal representation and guide you every step of the way. We will not rest until your future is secured. Indeed, with over 44 years of experience in the legal field, we know how to tackle your suit, while you heal in peace. For more information, call us today at (800) 674 7852.