DUI Petaluma Accident on East Washington Street, Andrew Boyd Arrested
PETALUMA, CA (May 3, 2021) – Thursday, authorities arrested Andrew Boyd in a DUI multi-vehicle crash on East Washington Street.
The authorities responded to the crash at 7:02 a.m. on East Washington Street and Lakeville Street. According to reports, 23-year-old Andrew Boyd played a role in two minor crashes.
According to the preliminary investigation, Boyd rear-ended a vehicle that caused minor damage.
As Boyd opened his driver’s side door into oncoming traffic, another vehicle crashed into his door.
As a result, a passenger in the first vehicle Boyd rear-ended sustained minor injuries.
Meanwhile, Boyd exhibited signs of being under the influence of a controlled substance. Also, he couldn’t maintain his balance.
After conducting several sobriety tests, the officers found out that Boyd was too impaired to drive a car. Thus, they arrested him on suspicion of felony DUI.
The authorities continue to investigate the Petaluma crash.
As a driver, it is your responsibility to be a proactive driver, rather than a reactive one. Moreover, driving defensively prepares you for emergencies.
Moving Forward in a Multi-Vehicle Accident
According to the US Department of Transportation, there are nearly 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Indeed, common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. Furthermore, one must remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of a multi-vehicle accident.
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Ultimately, we value the trust and respect of our clients. Thus, we want them to know that injuries sustained in an accident often don’t become apparent until months later, when it is too late.
Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers says that Petaluma accident cases may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
If you are involved in a dangerous multi-vehicle accident, reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. Furthermore, we have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your injury case. Let us fight for you, and achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation with a professional.