North Spokane Corridor DUI Crash Injures 9-Year-Old Boy and Elaina Rosales
Spokane, WA (April 12, 2021) – On Sunday, Elaina Rosales, a 37-year-old Nine Mile Falls woman, and a 9-year-old boy were injured in a DUI crash on North Spokane Corridor.
The accident happened at about 1:30 A.M.
Rosales was driving south on the highway northeast of Spokane when she drifted off the roadway and her vehicle rolled several times.
She was thrown from the vehicle while her 9-year-old boy passenger was able to climb out of the vehicle.
The boy was wearing a seatbelt during the accident. Rescuers took him to a local children’s hospital for injury treatment.
Officers said she was not wearing a seatbelt, and it is believed she was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Meanwhile, officers said they are pursuing charges of vehicular assault against Rosales. Rosales was listed in critical condition late Sunday morning.
Driving can be very dangerous if you are not driving in a safe and legal manner. This is especially true if you are driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance. It is important to always abide by all driving laws and to do your part to prevent DUI accidents, as the consequences can be devastating for you and others.
Dealing With Accident Injuries
Moreover, thousands of people across Washington suffer injuries in traffic accidents every year. Thus, it is important to know what to do if you get involved in a car accident.
The most helpful step you can take in response to a DUI crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Furthermore, personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery, while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
No one wants to be involved in a car accident. If you or a loved one has sustained injuries due to a reckless driver, reach out to us. With over 44 years of experience in the legal field, we know what it takes to win your case. We promise to fight, day and night, to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Call Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a professional in Castaic. We can also be contacted by email, online chat, and text message 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.