Burbank DUI Crash Injures Javier Martinez of Pasco
Burbank, CA (August 04, 2022) – On Saturday, Javier Martinez, 41, of Pasco, and Brittni Branson, 37, of Montrose, CO, sustained injuries in a DUI crash on Highway 12.
The traffic collision took place at about 9:50 p.m. 11 miles east of Pasco.
According to the investigators, Roger Hoover, 33, of West Richland, and Javier Martinez, were westbound on the highway. Suddenly, Hoover drove his 2012 Dodge Ram into the 2002 Toyota Echo driven by Martinez.
As a result, both of the vehicles struck the guard rail and rolled.
Meanwhile, the authorities are investigating the incident. They say drugs or alcohol were involved. Officers also mentioned that charges against Hoover are pending,
Both vehicles were totaled from the scene.
When behind the wheel of a vehicle, it is your responsibility to ensure the safety of yourself and others around you. Moreover, it is important to always drive within the posted speed limit. Also, slow down if you see traffic stalling ahead to avoid hitting other vehicles.
What’s Next After an Injury Crash?
A serious accident may require a separate investigation.
Furthermore, a lawyer will make sure victims are adequately compensated.
“We can secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals.
Moreover, seeking compensation for your injuries after a serious accident can be very stressful, and take up a lot of your time.
Reach out to Sweet Lawyers if you sustained injuries in a similar incident. When you work with us, you will receive personalized assistance, aggressive representation, and compassion throughout the process.