Napa Crash Injures Driver, Amy Thomas Arrested
Napa, CA (July 22, 2021) – On Tuesday, officers arrested 45-year-old Amy Thomas of Napa, in a DUI crash on West Imola Avenue that injured another driver.
Officers responded to the accident scene at about 3:59 p.m. west of Cabot Way.
A westbound SUV driven by Thomas crossed the median and hit an eastbound van.
As a result, the van spun and rested facing the wrong way.
Rescuers took the van driver to Providence Queen of the Valley Medical Center for incurring injuries.
Meanwhile, the authorities arrested Thomas and booked her into the Napa County jail on suspicion of causing injury by driving under the influence.Never drink and drive.
Always Know What To Do in Case of Accidents
Indeed, driving is essential for many in order to move about in their lives. It is one of the most dangerous activities we do daily. As common of an occurrence as they are, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a car crash.
Furthermore, according to the United States Department of Transportation, there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
So, it is crucial that everyone remain calm in order to properly handle the immediate aftermath of an automobile collision.
Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers, says that serious car accident cases may call for a separate investigation spearheaded by an experienced lawyer fighting on behalf of the injured party. A lawyer will make sure victims are not cheated of the proper compensation they are owed.
“We have the ability to 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. Having an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf at such a delicate time in your life will make all the difference”